Definition of give one the appearance of
- His white beard gave him the appearance of an old man.
: to make a present of
: to grant or bestow by formal action
: to accord or yield to another
: capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain : flexibility
: the ability of a material to bend or stretch
: external show : semblance
: outward aspect : look
: outward indication
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