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My van, Gizmo, shook violently as I traversed the sixteen-mile washboard road up to Mowich Lake, Rainier hovering like an apparition on the horizon.
The superb list of guest stars includes Bowen Yang, Vanessa Williams, John Slattery and Fey herself, appearing, incredibly, as an apparition of Dolly Parton.The 5 Best New TV Shows Our Critic Watched in May 2021|Judy Berman|May 28, 2021|Time
Petrie repeatedly refers to Elefantin as an apparition, a revenant, an illusion.With ‘Antiquities,’ Cynthia Ozick is as vibrant on the page as ever|Diane Cole|April 16, 2021|Washington Post
Rogue waves are sea ghosts, terrifying apparitions that arise without warning.
During our drive home from dinner, an apparition of a yellow deer appears to me, seeming to float in the air over the Cullinan’s massive bonnet.The first Rolls-Royce SUV has tricks that might actually justify its price tag|Dan Carney|October 5, 2020|Popular-Science
And then Further is gone, back on the road, like a time-traveling relic from another era or an apparition of Jerry Garcia.
Mukamazimpaka also last reported seeing an apparition in 1989.Did the Virgin Mary Warn Rwanda’s Holiest Town of the Genocide?|Nina Strochlic|April 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It will be far more consequential than the weird apparition of the gun–crazed rocker Ted Nugent at the State of the Union.
And the president has to be himself too, not the sudden apparition of an inauthentic pol.
His challenge to use this week to cast the race as between two flesh-and-blood men, not the apparition of 2008.Democratic Convention Dilemma: Obama 2012 vs. Obama 2008|Howard Kurtz|September 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Terrified with this apparition, he consulted several friends, who advised him to take the advice.
This apparition lasted some eight minutes, and as soon as it disappeared another came of the same form, direction and appearance.
The lions stopped also, being evidently taken by surprise at the sudden and unexpected apparition of a man!Hunting the Lions|R.M. Ballantyne
Yet, the harder I stared the clearer appeared the amazing and monstrous apparition.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
Humanity shut its eyes in view of the hideous apparition of wan and haggard beggary and crime.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott