appearances
n.
outward looks

1) to keep up appearances

2) outward appearances

3) by appearances (to judge by appearances)

4) for the lake of appearances

5) from, to all appearances (to all appearances, the matter is closed)

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to all appearances (to all appearances, the matter is closed)
['outward looks'] to keep up appearances
for the sake of appearances
from
outward appearances
by appearances (to judge by appearances)

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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