Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. semen, to seem, to become, befit, AS. sēman, to satisfy, pacify; akin to Icel. sæma, to honor, to bear with, conform to, sæmr, becoming, fit, sōma, to beseem, to befit, sama, to beseem, semja, to arrange, settle, put right, Goth. samjan, to please, and to E. same,. The sense is probably due to the adj. seemly,. √191. See Same (a.), and cf. Seemly
In literature:
I wondered if they had quarrelled or something, but they seemed so loving that that seemed impossible.
"The Day of Judgment" by Joseph Hocking
The town seemed to shout; the old island rock itself seemed to laugh.
"The Manxman A Novel - 1895" by Hall Caine
She seemed one of the most worth-while girls I had ever met.
"The Fire People" by Ray Cummings
It seemed to be a mourner looking at the graves.
"Tongues of Conscience" by Robert Smythe Hichens
We seem to want freedom, and they seem to prefer order.
"The Prairie Mother" by Arthur Stringer
The fringe of her eyelashes seemed to be an inch long.
"Fairy Prince and Other Stories" by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
He seems to work things out for himself.
"Children of the Desert" by Louis Dodge
It seems to be the one thing that can make modern life mysterious or marvellous to us.
"The Picture of Dorian Gray" by Oscar Wilde
The air of the place seemed to intoxicate me; I seemed to be dragged into the ceremony, Mr. Grey and I together.
"The Slave of Silence" by Fred M. White
When the servant came to the door he did not seem to regard us with surprise; nay, rather, he seemed to expect us.
"The Birthright" by Joseph Hocking
You see you get all your characters from life in them, and they seem so much more natural.
"The Master Mummer" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
The doctor, a shrewd-seeming young man with an attentive pale eye, and very fair hair, seemed to understand.
"Somehow Good" by William de Morgan
She was a timid creature, who does not seem to have been malicious, nor does she seem to have any idea of fidelity.
"The Cryptogram" by James De Mille
The stones of the gateway seemed to be marble, unusual for a fortification.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
Events seemed to be taking a turn for the better.
"The Saracen: The Holy War" by Robert Shea
Geraldine had never seemed to have eyes or ears for anyone but her lover, and in his absence she had hardly seemed like herself at all.
"Lover or Friend" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
Sunbeams seemed to light up every tree and house, and the whole world seemed to have undergone a change.
"Waldfried" by Berthold Auerbach
It never seemed so to me.
"Anne" by Constance Fenimore Woolson
What she did seemed nothing; only the gifts seemed of importance.
"Villa Eden:" by Berthold Auerbach
But, indeed, I never seemed to live, I never seemed to know anything, be anything, until she came into my life.
"Bye-Ways" by Robert Smythe Hichens
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In poetry:
Star! Star, and still I dream,
Along thy light afar
I seem to soar until I seem
To be, like you, a star.
"A Flower's Song" by Abram Joseph Ryan
Ye banks and braes o' bonnie Tay,
With my Mary ye seemed ever gay;
But noo ye seem baith dark and drear,
For my puir heart ye canna cheer.
"Mary, the Maid o' the Tay" by William Topaz McGonagall
Seems lak to me de sky ain't half so blue,
Seems lak to me dat ev'ything wants you,
Seems lak to me I don't know what to do,
Sence you went away.
"Sence You Went Away" by James Weldon Johnson
Seems lak to me dat ev'ything is wrong,
Seems lak to me de day's jes twice es long,
Seems lak to me de bird's forgot his song,
Sence you went away.
"Sence You Went Away" by James Weldon Johnson
And I,—-what I seem to my friend, you see:
What I soon shall seem to his love, you guess:
What I seem to myself, do you ask of me?
No hero, I confess.
"A Light Woman" by Robert Browning
O sunset sunken ! with thee life seems gone,
And Beauty seems to hallow earth no more;
I seem within the twilight all alone-
A lover left thy beauty to adore.
"Sunset : Hurdcott Camp" by John William Streets
In news:
It seems as though we are always reading stories about social media sites are making us all dumb and anti-social.
But in the article, he didn't seem to think the idea was so crazy.
It seems to be stronger when the heat is on.
Sir—John Heritage and colleagues, and Richard Wise seem to have missed my message.
They always seem to have these freak racks.
Sigmaniacs and assorted bloggers have, over the years, dubbed Sigma's longer tele zooms with nicknames that seem to have stuck.
In a game that seemingly featured big play after big play, Liberty Christian came up with the biggest plays of all — on defense.
Seems like someone forgot to tell the folks in attendance.
Seemingly useless organ may produce, protect good germs for your gut.
It seems like the Christmas holidays went so very fast.
The 54-year-old Roy resident went hiking and couldn't seem to get enough air.
Every explosion in Gaza seems personal to Said Durrah.
Outside the world of prosecutors, the tiff over cases going to trial may not seem that meaningful.
For the first time in this race, there seems to be an overwhelming consensus, or in some eyes resignation, that their nominee is now standing before them.
So often it seems that planning goes on forever.
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In science:
In Fig.3, the ratio seems constant over the whole range of E .
Random-mass Dirac fermions in an imaginary vector potential: Delocalization transition and localization length
It seems that there is no ˜λ-dependence in the typical localization length.
Random-mass Dirac fermions in an imaginary vector potential: Delocalization transition and localization length
However, the results from instanton liquid simulations seem to deviate from the prediction (1) with a scale independent constant K ; in that case the Thouless energy only shows a weak volume dependence.
Chiral Random Matrix Model for Critical Statistics
But it seems that these functions have a different period that what he claimed.
On the Complete Solution to the Most General Fifth Degree Polynomial
For example, it may seem reasonable to require that if V and V are disjoint, then it is not the case that both Pl(U jV [ V ) > Pl(U jV ) and Pl(U jV [ V ) > Pl(U jV ).
Conditional Plausibility Measures and Bayesian Networks
It may seem more natural to consider a stronger version of Alg that applies to all pairs in D (cid:2) D , such as Alg .
Conditional Plausibility Measures and Bayesian Networks
Thus, it does not seem unreasonable that Alg be required to hold only for these tuples.
Conditional Plausibility Measures and Bayesian Networks
Although, both distributions seem to have a linear regime, they present a break and then a very heavy tail.
Removing Line Interference from Gravitational Wave Interferometer Data
It seems reasonable to assume that the obtained generalized eigenvalues and eigenvectors of Lext , also form a complete biorthogonal set, at least for small values of the interaction parameter 2 .
Perturbative method for generalized spectral decompositions
It seems non-trivial to use this to count simple geodesics on surfaces of higher genus.
A norm on homology of surfaces and counting simple geodesics
An error of ±0.2 to ±0.3 seems to be more likely for ∆C (V , I ).
Is there ERE in bright nebulae?
This chain does not seem to have been considered before.
Semigroups, rings, and Markov chains
It might seem more natural to require the “letters” xi in a reduced word to be in some given generating set S1 ⊆ S .
Semigroups, rings, and Markov chains
Since the ﬁrst term of Zr (r, N ) is proportional to exp(−η |r|/2), it seems that when f ≥ η/β this integral will turn to be divergent.
Force-Induced Melting and Thermal Melting of a Double-Stranded Biopolymer
It seems that in general, however, fβ ∗1 is not constant in t.
Some applications of localization to enumerative problems
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