deem definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • having as an opinion; judge: considered it was time for a big change.
    • To consider as; consider: deemed the outcomes unsatisfactory. See Usage Note at as1.
    • To decide; to judge; to phrase; to condemn.
    • To account; to esteem; to imagine; to evaluate; to put on in viewpoint; to regard.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • having an opinion; believe. See Synonyms at consider.
    • becoming of opinion; to believe; to approximate; to opine; to suppose.
    • To pass wisdom.
  • verb:
    • to guage; pass judgement in; phrase; doom.
    • To adjudge; decree.
    • To dispense (justice); administer (law).
    • to imagine, judge, or hold as an opinion; determine or believe on consideration; assume.
    • to put on in belief or estimation; adjudge as a conclusion; regard as being; evaluate based on a person's beliefs; account.
    • to own or hold as a (personal) opinion; judge; think.
    • remember or convey as a conviction or view
  • noun:
    • An opinion; judgement; surmise.
    • Opinion; wisdom.
    • Opinion; view; surmise.
    • A tithe; a tenth.
  • others:
    • To think, judge, or hold as a viewpoint; decide or believe on consideration; suppose: as, he deemed it wise is quiet.
    • to keep in belief or estimation; adjudge as a conclusion; regard to be; account: because, Shakspere is regarded as the maximum of poets.
    • to evaluate; pass judgment on; phrase; doom.
    • To adjudge; decree.
    • To dispense (justice); administer (legislation).
    • To have a viewpoint; judge; think.

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