Definition of reappear in US English:



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  • Appear again.

    ‘her symptoms reappeared’
    • ‘Some, dare I suggest, will reappear under a different name a few years later and repeat the cycle a second or even a third time.’
    • ‘All of a sudden bright flashes of lights started appearing and reappearing all around the room.’
    • ‘He will remain in custody until he reappears in court on January 17.’
    • ‘Marc is infatuated by Uva who, when she reappears finally, no longer matches the fantasy he has constructed for her.’
    • ‘In the garden, Gretchen appears and reappears now and then to bring her cups of tea or glasses of juice.’
    • ‘He immediately retires to bed for an hour's rest, then reappears, bleary eyed, for a 45-minute massage.’
    • ‘The next time he reappears in the written record is in 1872 as a London police officer.’
    • ‘Half of the people linking to us never show up and other links appear, disappear and reappear at random.’
    • ‘The symptoms reappeared in response to the challenge but did not reappear without pantoprazole.’
    • ‘Last November, doctors told him the cancer had reappeared, only this time it had spread and was terminal.’
    • ‘Text appears and reappears but with differences in associated text and in a different order.’
    • ‘The nurse reappears to walk us down to the theatre, all very casual, no being portered down on trolleys.’
    • ‘But whenever I stop taking it, the symptom reappears and again I start taking capsules.’
    • ‘There was a viral logic to the show, with many of the same texts appearing and reappearing.’
    • ‘Four to five days after the new bottle arrived I noticed a lot of his old symptoms reappearing.’
    • ‘After 10 seconds or so, he reappears above water and the bay resounds to the sounds of whoops and cheers from the floating audience.’
    • ‘When the beat suddenly reappears, Wiley begins rapping at twice the speed to thrilling effect.’
    • ‘A little while later, the guy making tea reappears with four mugs.’
    • ‘These beats often take a long time to appear, may fade or cease only to reappear again much later.’
    • ‘Our plates are clear of food, but sit in front of us for a good 10 minutes before the waitress reappears.’
    occur, take place, happen, come up, crop up, arise
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