After deeming earlier death-penalty rulings unconstitutional, the court had now upheld another one.
As Winslet tried to keep her mouth upturned, Rinna frantically back-pedaled, deeming her the most beautiful woman at ceremony.
Then Ultron materializes, deeming the Avengers “unworthy,” before summoning a fleet of drone suits to attack the heroes.
deeming it to be “adulterated and misbranded,” they dyed the milk blue.
Unfortunately, no studios jumped at the project, deeming it too weird and inaccessible for a mainstream audience.
Therefore, deeming themselves wise, Derry and Peter fled, leaving the dog and a double-barreled shotgun as safeguards.
deeming it prudent to be submissive, I permitted him to conduct me to my chamber.
My father knew—as I learned afterwards—but deeming that what was done might not be undone, he held his peace.
He went and retailed it to his companions in Spanish, not deeming that Serena understood them.
Finding that it was a man-child, I took advantage of the agony I saw you were in, deeming that my act would never be discovered.
Old English deman "to judge, condemn, think, compute," from root of dom (see doom (n.)). Originally "to pronounce judgment" as well as "to form an opinion." The two judges of the Isle of Man were called deemsters in 17c., a title formerly common throughout England and Scotland and preserved in the surname Dempster.