Seem

Definition of Seem

Pronunciation: sēm
v. i.1.To appear, or to appear to be; to have a show or semblance; to present an appearance; to look; to strike one's apprehension or fancy as being; to be taken as.
[imp. & p. p. Seemed (sēmd); p. pr. & vb. n. Seeming.]
Thou picture of what thou seem'st.
- Shak.
All seemed well pleased; all seemed, but were not all.
- Milton.
There is a way which seemeth right unto a man; but the end thereof are the ways of death.
- Prov. xiv. 12.
It seems
it appears; it is understood as true; it is said.
A prince of Italy, it seems, entertained his mistress on a great lake.
- Addison.
Ham. Ay, madam, it is common.
Queen. If it be,
Why seems it so particular with thee?
Ham. Seems, madam! Nay, it is; I know not "seems."
- Shak.
v. t.1.To befit; to beseem.

Related Words

ape, appear, appear like, approach, approximate, be like, be redolent of, bear resemblance, bring to mind, call to mind, call up, come close, come near, compare with, copy, correspond, counterfeit, evoke, favor, feel, follow, hint, imitate, imply, insinuate, intimate, look like, match, mimic, mirror, near, nearly reproduce, not tell apart, parallel, partake of, remind one of, resemble, savor of, seem like, seem to be, simulate, smack of, sound, sound like, stack up with, suggest, take after
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