Meaning of “seem” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb us uk /siːm/
seem happy/a nice person, etc; seem like/as if, etc

B1 to appear to be a particular thing or to have a particular quality:

She seemed happy enough.
It seemed like a good idea at the time.
There doesn't seem to be any real solution.
[ + (that) ] It seems that the bars close early here.
It seems to me (= I think) that she's in the wrong job.

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(Definition of “seem” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)