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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deem, hold, view as, take for(verb)

    keep in mind or convey as a conviction or view

    "take for granted"; "view as important"; "hold these truths to be self-evident"; "I hold him personally responsible"

Wiktionary

  1. deem(Noun)

    An opinion; judgement; surmise.

    Etymology: From demen, from deman, from dōmijanan, from dʰē-. Cognate with dema, doemen, dømme, döma and probably Albanian them,thôm and Russian Думать . Related to doom.

  2. deem(Verb)

    To judge; pass judgement on; sentence; doom.

    Etymology: From demen, from deman, from dōmijanan, from dʰē-. Cognate with dema, doemen, dømme, döma and probably Albanian them,thôm and Russian Думать . Related to doom.

  3. deem(Verb)

    To adjudge; decree.

    Etymology: From demen, from deman, from dōmijanan, from dʰē-. Cognate with dema, doemen, dømme, döma and probably Albanian them,thôm and Russian Думать . Related to doom.

  4. deem(Verb)

    To dispense (justice); administer (law).

    Etymology: From demen, from deman, from dōmijanan, from dʰē-. Cognate with dema, doemen, dømme, döma and probably Albanian them,thôm and Russian Думать . Related to doom.

  5. deem(Verb)

    To think, judge, or hold as an opinion; decide or believe on consideration; suppose.

    Etymology: From demen, from deman, from dōmijanan, from dʰē-. Cognate with dema, doemen, dømme, döma and probably Albanian them,thôm and Russian Думать . Related to doom.

  6. deem(Verb)

    To hold in belief or estimation; adjudge as a conclusion; regard as being; evaluate according to one's beliefs; account.

    She deemed his efforts insufficient.

    Etymology: From demen, from deman, from dōmijanan, from dʰē-. Cognate with dema, doemen, dømme, döma and probably Albanian them,thôm and Russian Думать . Related to doom.

  7. deem(Verb)

    To have or hold as a (personal) opinion; judge; think.

    Etymology: From demen, from deman, from dōmijanan, from dʰē-. Cognate with dema, doemen, dømme, döma and probably Albanian them,thôm and Russian Думать . Related to doom.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deem

    to decide; to judge; to sentence; to condemn

    Etymology: [OE. demen to judge, condemn, AS. dman, fr. dm doom; akin to OFries. dma, OS. admian, D. doemen, OHG. tuommen, Icel. dma, Sw. dmma, Dan. dmme, Goth. dmjan. See Doom, n., and cf. Doom, v.]

  2. Deem

    to account; to esteem; to think; to judge; to hold in opinion; to regard

    Etymology: [OE. demen to judge, condemn, AS. dman, fr. dm doom; akin to OFries. dma, OS. admian, D. doemen, OHG. tuommen, Icel. dma, Sw. dmma, Dan. dmme, Goth. dmjan. See Doom, n., and cf. Doom, v.]

  3. Deem(verb)

    to be of opinion; to think; to estimate; to opine; to suppose

    Etymology: [OE. demen to judge, condemn, AS. dman, fr. dm doom; akin to OFries. dma, OS. admian, D. doemen, OHG. tuommen, Icel. dma, Sw. dmma, Dan. dmme, Goth. dmjan. See Doom, n., and cf. Doom, v.]

  4. Deem(verb)

    to pass judgment

    Etymology: [OE. demen to judge, condemn, AS. dman, fr. dm doom; akin to OFries. dma, OS. admian, D. doemen, OHG. tuommen, Icel. dma, Sw. dmma, Dan. dmme, Goth. dmjan. See Doom, n., and cf. Doom, v.]

  5. Deem(noun)

    opinion; judgment

    Etymology: [OE. demen to judge, condemn, AS. dman, fr. dm doom; akin to OFries. dma, OS. admian, D. doemen, OHG. tuommen, Icel. dma, Sw. dmma, Dan. dmme, Goth. dmjan. See Doom, n., and cf. Doom, v.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Deem

    dēm, v.t. or v.i. to judge: to think: to believe.—n. (Shak.) opinion.—ns. Deem′ster, Demp′ster, one who pronounces judgment, a judge—esp. one of the two in the Isle of Man. [A.S. déman, to form a judgment—dóm, doom.]

CrunchBase

  1. Deem

    Deem™, the largest and most diverse syndicated commerce network, enables the syndication of highly relevant transactional commerce experiences across any online or mobile surface within the business-to-consumer and business-to-business markets. Deem leverages big data, social collaboration, semantics and advanced machine learning to optimize the exchange of goods and services between buyers and sellers, resulting in a personalized, white-label, one-to-one marketplace. For users, this means highly relevant and seamless commerce experiences and for merchants (aka advertisers), this means true performance-based advertising. Deem provides network participants with potential access to over 200 million consumers, 10 million businesses and a highly-diverse base of 1.2 million national and local merchants and generates revenue from its network via transaction fees and subscription licensing. Deem is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'deem' in Verbs Frequency: #817

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of deem in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of deem in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of deem in a Sentence

  1. Joshua Dines:

    When someone comes in with a rotator cuff tear that I or a colleague deem irreparable and you tell them they need a shoulder replacement, that seems barbaric, it’s hard for them, a lot of the time, to grasp. This [option] makes it more palatable for the patient in terms of options.

  2. Haden Ware:

    It's not fun to have any country, whether it's the most powerful country in the world or any country, deem you to be a criminal.

  3. Edgar Allan Poe:

    Take this kiss upon the brow and, in parting from you now, thus much let me avow -- you are not wrong who deem that my days have been a dream yet if hope has flown away in a night, or in a day, in a vision, or in none, is it therefore the less gone all that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.

  4. Hillsborough County:

    They had two experts deem it 100 percent a forgery. But, we knew that ... we knew that before.

  5. Ken Isaacs:

    I'm not going to speak on any country's domestic policy, states have a right to protect their borders the way that they deem necessary.

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