What does seeming mean?

Definitions for seeming
ˈsi mɪŋseem·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apparent(a), ostensible, seeming(a)(adj)

    appearing as such but not necessarily so

    "for all his apparent wealth he had no money to pay the rent"; "the committee investigated some apparent discrepancies"; "the ostensible truth of their theories"; "his seeming honesty"

Wiktionary

  1. seeming(Noun)

    outward appearance

  2. seeming(Noun)

    apprehension; judgement

  3. seeming(Adjective)

    apparent

Webster Dictionary

  1. Seeming

    of Seem

  2. Seeming(adj)

    having a semblance, whether with or without reality; apparent; specious; befitting; as, seeming friendship; seeming truth

  3. Seeming(noun)

    appearance; show; semblance; fair appearance; speciousness

  4. Seeming(noun)

    apprehension; judgment

How to pronounce seeming?

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How to say seeming in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of seeming in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of seeming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of seeming in a Sentence

  1. William Shakespeare, "Othello", Act 2 scene 1:

    I am not merry; but I do beguileThe thing I am, by seeming otherwise.

  2. Edwin Hubbel Chapin:

    Through every rift of discovery some seeming anomaly drops out of the darkness, and falls, as a golden link, into the great chain of order.

  3. Dominic Bunning:

    In the short term, the seeming Greek resolution is probably providing a little bit of positivity for European currencies, particularly against the euro, the medium-term picture of the zloty is cautious - policy remains very dovish for the foreseeable future, on top of that you have increased political risk going into October with the elections, and that risk premium is not really priced in.

  4. Metastasio:

    If our inward griefs were written on our brows, how many who are envied now would be pitied. It would seem that they had their deadliest foe in their own breast, and their whole happiness would be reduced to mere seeming.

  5. Hazlitt:

    The best way to make ourselves agreeable to others is by seeming to think them so. If we appear fully sensible of their good qualities they will not complain of the want of them in us.

Images & Illustrations of seeming

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