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seem

seem

 
pronunciation:
sim
features:
Homophone Note
part of speech: verb
inflections: seemed, seeming, seems
definition 1: to appear to be or do.
He seems like a nice man.
synonyms:
appear, look
similar words:
come across, sound
definition 2: to appear to be real.
It seems you are right; our flight has been cancelled.
synonyms:
appear
Homophone Note
Are you looking for the word seam (a line where two things join)? Seem and seam sound alike but have different meanings.