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Meaning of “deem” in the English Dictionary

"deem" in British English

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deemverb [T not continuous]

uk   us   /diːm/ formal
C2 to ​consider or ​judge something in a ​particular way: [+ obj + noun/adj ] The ​area has now been deemed ​safe. [+ noun/adj] We will ​providehelpwhenever you deem it ​appropriate. [+ obj + to infinitive ] Anyone not ​paying the ​registrationfee by 31 ​March will be deemed to have ​withdrawn from the ​offer.

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(Definition of deem from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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deemverb [T]

 us   /dim/
to ​consider or ​judge: The ​presidentaskedCongress for ​authority to take whatever ​steps he deemed ​necessary, ​including the use of ​force.
(Definition of deem from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “deem”
in Spanish juzgar, considerar…
in Vietnamese tưởng rằng…
in Malaysian percaya…
in Thai คิดว่า…
in French juger…
in German halten für…
in Chinese (Simplified) 认为,视为, 觉得…
in Turkish varsaymak, bir şekilde yargılamak, dikkate almak…
in Russian считать, полагать…
in Indonesian menilai…
in Chinese (Traditional) 認為,視為, 覺得…
in Polish uznawać…
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