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seemeth

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From seem +‎ -eth, the archaic third-person singular present tense suffix

VerbEdit

seemeth

  1. (archaic) third-person singular simple present indicative form of seem
    • 1611, King James Version of the Bible (Authorized Version), Judges 10:15
      And the children of Israel said unto the LORD, We have sinned: do thou unto us whatsoever seemeth good unto thee; deliver us only, we pray thee, this day.
    • Herman Melville, Pierre; or, The Ambiguities
      That unknown, approaching thing, seemeth ever ill, my brother, which must have unfrank heralds to go before.