Associations to the word «Deem»


DEEM, verb. (transitive) (obsolete) To judge; pass judgement on; sentence; doom.
DEEM, verb. (transitive) (obsolete) To adjudge; decree.
DEEM, verb. (transitive) (obsolete) To dispense (justice); administer (law).
DEEM, verb. (ambitransitive) To think, judge, or hold as an opinion; decide or believe on consideration; suppose.
DEEM, verb. (transitive) To hold in belief or estimation; adjudge as a conclusion; regard as being; evaluate according to one's beliefs; account.
DEEM, verb. (intransitive) To have or hold as a (personal) opinion; judge; think.
DEEM, noun. An opinion; judgement; surmise.

Dictionary definition

DEEM, 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".

Wise words

Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall.
Oliver Wendell Holmes