likeness, similarity; the quality of being similar. (noun)
Seeming; appearance; show; figure; form. (noun)
Examples of word semblance
I had laid out like an eight-week to ten-week timeline where we could get the city back in semblance of order.
Sophia, Imperial honors, a stately palace, a numerous household, was liberally bestowed by the piety of her adopted son; on solemn occasions he attended and consulted the widow of his benefactor; but her ambition disdained the vain semblance of royalty, and the respectful appellation of mother served to exasperate, rather than appease, the rage of an injured woman.
(as it is strongly expressed by Tacitus) into a certain semblance of wine, was sufficient for the gross purposes of German debauchery.
I donâ€™t care if Jackie Chan doesnâ€™t fit Gokuâ€™s general look, why can they not retain semblance of Asian culture, in either film?
We who knew HENRY WINTER DAVIS are not content to clothe ourselves in the outward garb of grief, and call the semblance of mourning a fitting tribute to the gifted orator and statesman, so suddenly snatched from our midst in the full glory of his mental and bodily strength.