Definition of Apparitions

1. Noun. (plural of apparition) ¹



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Definition of Apparitions

1. apparition [n] - See also: apparition

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Apparitions

apparent brightness
apparent brightnesses
apparent horizon
apparent magnitude
apparent motion
apparent movement
apparent viscosity
apparently
apparentness
apparentnesses
apparents
apparition
apparitional
apparitionist
apparitionists
apparitions (current term)
apparitor
apparitors
appaumé
appay
appayd
appaying
appays
appeach
appeached
appeacher
appeachers
appeaches
appeaching
appeachment

Literary usage of Apparitions

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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"Theories of apparitions generally deal with these hallucinations, and no doubt they ore the foundation of many of the stories of superstition, ..."

2. Proceedings of the American Society for Psychical Research by American Society for Psychical Research (1912)
"The next important point is the light which these communications by mental pictures throw on the explanation of apparitions. The whole problem is not ..."

3. Elements of Mental Philosophy: Abridged and Designed as a Text-book for by Thomas Cogswell Upham (1854)
"apparitions, therefore, are appearances, which seem to be external and real, ... Accordingly, there may be apparitions, not only of angels and departed ..."

4. Mental Philosophy: Embracing the Three Departments of the Intellect by Thomas Cogswell Upham (1869)
"apparitions, therefore, are appearances which seem to be external and real, ... Accordingly, there may be apparitions not only of angels and departed ..."

5. Mental Philosophy: Embracing the Three Departments of the Intellect by Thomas Cogswell Upham (1869)
"apparitions, therefore, are appearances which seem to be external and real, ... Accordingly, there may be apparitions not only of angels and departed ..."

6. The History of Our Lord as Exemplified in Works of Art: With that of His by Jameson (Anna), Elizabeth Rigby Eastlake (1872)
"THE apparitions OF OUR LORD. THE apparitions, as they are called, ... It may be doubted whether the 9th and the 6th apparitions were not identical. ..."

7. The History of Our Lord as Exemplified in Works of Art: With that of His by Jameson (Anna), Elizabeth Rigby Eastlake (1872)
"THE apparitions, as they are called, of our Lord, after His Resurrection ... It may be doubted whether the 9th and the 6th apparitions were not identical. ..."

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