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

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy