make an appearance

idiom

: to go to an event, gathering, etc., usually for a short period of time
The candidate made an appearance at the rally.

Examples of make an appearance in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Milwaukee County Executive David Crowley will also make an appearance to recognize the village for being the first outside the city to embrace Black history programming accessible for the whole community, Montgomery said. Claudia Levens, Journal Sentinel, 11 June 2024 President Biden did not make an appearance at his son's trial, but first lady Jill Biden was a fixture at the hearings and walked out of the courthouse hand-in-hand with Hunter Biden after the guilty verdict was announced. Alexandra Hutzler, ABC News, 11 June 2024 Orcas and porpoises make an appearance in the Nemuro Strait starting in April. Lindsay Cohn, Travel + Leisure, 11 June 2024 There’s also the fact that these games are releasing a week before Summer Game Fest with Geoff Keighley posting about the game possibly suggesting Kingdom Hearts IV might make an appearance. Ash Parrish, The Verge, 21 May 2024 The Northern Lights could make an appearance in Wisconsin skies on Friday night, May 10, or early on May 11 after a large cloud of plasma erupted into space, according to the NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center. Alex Groth, Journal Sentinel, 9 May 2024 Cast of 'House of the Dragon' Many new arrivals will make an appearance in the upcoming season alongside familiar faces from the initial cast. Eric Lagatta, USA TODAY, 17 May 2024 While Bickle didn’t make an appearance, several family members attended, including his wife, Diane, and sons Luke and Paul. Judy L. Thomas, Kansas City Star, 15 May 2024 It has been rumored that her Supergirl will make an appearance in Superman, which stars David Corenswet, although the filmmakers have yet to confirm that. Emily Zemler, Rolling Stone, 15 May 2024

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“Make an appearance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/make%20an%20appearance. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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