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Example sentences from the Web for deem
Governments, too, may take action to boost domestic production of goods that are deemed essential or important to national competitiveness, reshaping industries in ways that market forces alone would not.COVID-19 and climate change expose the dangers of unstable supply chains|matthewheimer|August 27, 2020|Fortune
What is considered appropriate for women in one culture might be deemed completely inappropriate in another.No, Animals Do Not Have Genders - Facts So Romantic|Cailin O'Connor|August 26, 2020|Nautilus
Denying justice to victims of police brutality is an inescapable outcome when the word of a law enforcement officer is categorically deemed more credible than that of a victim.
It helped that Target has been deemed an essential retailer by selling groceries and staples.Target just had its best quarter ever thanks to pandemic bulk buying|Phil Wahba|August 19, 2020|Fortune
Thompson, for instance, said “a direct purchase was deemed not the best option for the city.”
How does the world owe you a private car, priced as you deem acceptable, that didn't exist five years ago?
You rigidly avoid any food you deem to be “unhealthy,” such as those containing fat, preservatives, additives or animal products.Orthorexia: When Healthy Eating Becomes an Obsession|DailyBurn|October 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The panelists then proceed to screen out anyone they deem unfit for marriage.
Let us, through persuasion and education, seek to improve institutions we deem defective.
One can hardly pay literature a greater compliment than to deem it dangerous, be it said even in passing.Norman Manea Survived the Nazis and the Communists and Lived to Write About It|Costica Bradatan|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This rather is, I should deem, the more perilous, and a plainer and better object for philosophical attack.
Again, they deem it wise to get a colour at any price, which can only be done in our day by the use of spirit varnish.Violins and Violin Makers|Joseph Pearce
She did not deem it worth while to go in search of any of the fashionable acquaintances from whom she had withdrawn herself.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
All this sounds like a chapter from the dark ages, of long, long ago, and we do not deem such things possible now.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building|George Laing Miller
But why deem any argument necessary to show the unrighteousness of colonization?