Associations to the word «Seeming»


SEEMING, verb. Present participle of seem
SEEMING, adjective. Apparent
SEEMING, noun. Outward appearance
SEEMING, noun. (obsolete) apprehension; judgement

Dictionary definition

SEEMING, adjective. 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".

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne