semblance

(noun)

noun

1. an outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading

- he hoped his claims would have a semblance of authenticity

Similar word(s): color, colour, gloss

Definition categories: attribute, appearance

2. an erroneous mental representation

Similar word(s): illusion

Definition categories: thought, appearance

3. picture consisting of a graphic image of a person or thing

Similar word(s): likeness

Definition categories: man–made, icon, ikon, image, picture