|näennäinen englanniksi||virtual fi, sham fi, apparent fi, ostensible fi|
: In fact a defeat on the battlefield, Tet was a virtual victory for the North, owing to its effect on public opinion.
: Virtual addressing allows applications to believe that there is much more physical memory than actually exists.
*: A thing has a virtual existence when it has all the conditions necessary to its actual existence.
*: to mask by slight differences in the manners a virtual identity in the substance
*: Heat and cold have a virtual transition, without communication of substance.
*: Every kind that lives, / Fomented by his virtual power, and warmed.
: The angry peasants were a virtual army as they attacked the castle.
*: The Chelsea captain was a virtual spectator as he was treated to his sides biggest win for almost two years as Stamford Bridge serenaded him with chants of "theres only one England captain," some 48 hours after he announced his retirement from international football.
: The virtual world of his computer game allowed character interaction.
: a virtual assistant; a virtual personal trainer
: It was only a sham wedding: they didnt care much for one another but wanted their parents to stop hassling them.
*: They scorned the sham independence proffered to them by the Athenians.
: The time-share deal was a sham.
: A con-man must be skilled in the arts of sham and deceit.
*: Fooled and shammed into a conviction.
*: We must have a care that we do not ... sham fallacies upon the world for current reason.
*: […] Hesperus, that led / The starry host, rode brightest, till the moon, / Rising in clouded majesty, at length / Apparent queen unveiled her peerless light, / And o’er the dark her silver mantle threw.
*: Salisbury: It is apparent foul-play; and ’tis shame / That greatness should so grossly offer it: / So thrive it in your game! and so, farewell.
*: When I came to Renfields room I found him lying on the floor on his left side in a glittering pool of blood. When I went to move him, it became at once apparent that he had received some terrible injuries.
*: What w|George Berkeley calls visible magnitude was by astronomers called apparent magnitude.
*: To live on terms of civility, and even of apparent friendship.
*: This apparent motion is due to the finite velocity of light, and the progressive motion of the observer with the earth, as it performs its yearly course about the sun.
*: Motives, of course, may be mixed; but this only means that a man aims at a variety of goals by means of the same course of action. Similarly a man may have a strong motive or a weak one, an ulterior motive or an ostensible one.
*: In witch-trials the conflict was officially defined as between the accused and God, or between the accused and the Catholic (later Protestant) church, as Gods earthly representative. [...]
Behind the ostensible conflict of the witch-trial lay the usual conflicts of social class, values, and human relationships.
*: The ostensible reason this provision was added to a bill on international trade is to combat the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, a grass-roots campaign that seeks to pressure Israel to change its policies toward the Palestinians.
: The ostensible reason for his visit to New York was to see his mother, but the real reason was to get to the Yankees game the next day.