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Overview of verb seem

The verb seem has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (607) look, appear, seem

(give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect; "She seems to be sleeping"; "This appears to be a very difficult problem"; "This project looks fishy"; "They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time")

2. (84) appear, seem

(seem to be true, probable, or apparent; "It seems that he is very gifted"; "It appears that the weather in California is very bad")

3. seem

(appear to exist; "There seems no reason to go ahead with the project now")

4. seem

(appear to one's own mind or opinion; "I seem to be misunderstood by everyone"; "I can't seem to learn these Chinese characters")

Overview of adj seeming

The adj seeming has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (6) apparent, ostensible, seeming

(appearing as such but not necessarily so; "for all his apparent wealth he had no money to pay the rent"; "the committee investigated some apparent discrepancies"; "the ostensible truth of their theories"; "his seeming honesty") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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