verb (used without object)
Words nearby seem
Origin of seem
SYNONYMS FOR seem
Examples from the Web for seemed
He was getting another lesson in what he had seemed not to appreciate fully about cops.
At times, Mario Cuomo seemed to have the humility of a Jesuit and the goals of an emperor.
Despite his efforts to live in the present, he seemed haunted by the specter of his father.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He seemed by all appearances perfectly happy to let the Republicans control the state senate.Mario Cuomo: An OK Governor, but a Far Better Person|Michael Tomasky|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Like many I spoke to, Williams seemed to desire a reorientation of policing, rather than just a reduction.
As they entered the street it seemed as if they could hardly pass through.Brenda, Her School and Her Club|Helen Leah Reed
I looked intently, and it seemed to me that what I saw was a corpse, tightly swathed in grave-clothes.The Treasure of the Tigris|A. F. Mockler Ferryman
It should have filled us with dismay, but instead it seemed the beginning of brighter things.Tell England|Ernest Raymond
I was at a loss to know whether he was the prince or not, but he seemed to expect me.
It seemed to Polly that the days fairly crept by, instead of galloping past as they had been wont to do in the last three years.Polly's Southern Cruise|Lillian Elizabeth Roy