What is the opposite of appearance?

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Noun
Opposite of an act of coming into existence or becoming visible
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Opposite of the way that someone or something looks
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Opposite of an impression given by someone or something
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Opposite of the beginning of a notable phenomenon or period of time
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Opposite of a particular appearance or quality
“As a whole, it looked gaudy and harsh on the eyes.”
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Opposite of an impression of a quality or manner given by someone or something
“Too often, especially in qualitative proposals, there is an absence of logic regarding sampling.”
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Opposite of an occurrence, or something that happens
“As it turned out, it was nothing!”
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Opposite of the process of coming into existence or prominence
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Opposite of a look on someone's face that conveys a particular emotion
“The deadpan is key to Wright's comedic routine.”
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Opposite of a character, role or appearance that is affected by someone
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Opposite of the preparation and issuing of a book, journal, or piece of music for public sale
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(the outside) Opposite of the outward form or appearance of someone or something
“Well, it seems like my inside wants to be on my outside, but I'm no doctor.”
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Opposite of the visible shape or configuration of something
“It isn't the power of the oppressors that interventionists have to worry about, but the amorphousness of the oppression.”
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Opposite of the shape, size, and presentation of a book or periodical
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Opposite of a display of behavior, usually meant to deceive
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Opposite of the emergence or appearance of a new development or product
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Opposite of the outward appearance of someone or something
“He looked like an angel with a sweet smile, but the inside told a different story, and that was the story that concerned him the most.”
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Opposite of a ghostly double of a living person, especially one that haunts such a person
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Opposite of an arrangement of parts or elements in a particular form, figure, or combination
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Opposite of an instance of acting something out
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Opposite of the front part of the head of a person or animal
“Racketball is the only sport where simultaneously you can be looking at the ball, and it'll hit you in the back of the head at 90 miles per hour.”
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Opposite of an image seen in a mirror or shiny surface
“Han initially uses the mirrors to his advantage, but Bruce smashes them all and is able to reveal Han's original.”
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Opposite of the point at which something is established
“Ongoing scandals would lead to the destruction of the company.”
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Opposite of a staged form of entertainment
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Opposite of a fact or situation that is observed to exist, especially whose cause is in question
“The ghost town was eerily silent following decades of inactivity.”
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Opposite of an act of pretending or pretension
“To me, he was a sober, sedate kind of person who spoke with candor and did not tolerate nonsense.”
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Opposite of a mere display or pomp with no substance
“My muscles are the real deal and not just for show.”
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