Verb seem

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Verbo
1ª persona 3ª persona Pasado Participio pasado Gerundio
seem seems seemed seemed seeming
1
Parecer.
2
Aparentar.
seem (s m)
intr.v. seemed, seem•ing, seems
1. To give the impression of being; appear: The child seems healthy, but the doctor is concerned.
2. To appear to one's own opinion or mind: I can't seem to get the story straight.
3. To appear to be true, probable, orevident: It seems you object to the plan. It seems like rain. He seems to have worked in sales for several years.
4. To appear to exist: There seems no reason to postpone it.
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[Middle English semen, from Old Norse s ma, to conform to, from s mr, fitting; see sem-1 in Indo-European roots.]
Synonyms: seem, appear, look
These verbs mean to present theappearance of being: seems angry; appears skeptical; looks happy.
seem
verb appear, give the impression of being, look, sound, look to be, show signs of being, sound as if you are, look as if you are, come across as being, look like you are, strike you as being, have the or every appearance of being Everyone seems busy except us.

Verb 1. seem - give a certain impression or have a certain outwardaspect; "She seems to be sleeping"; "This appears to be a very difficult problem"; "This project looks fishy"; "They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time"
appear, look
make - appear to begin an activity; "He made to speak but said nothing in the end"; "She made as if to say hello to us"
cut - give the appearance or impression of; "cut a nice figure"
feel - produce acertain impression; "It feels nice to be home again"
pass off - be accepted as something or somebody in a false character or identity; "She passed off as a Russian agent"
sound - appear in a certain way; "This sounds interesting"
come across - be perceived in a certain way; make a certain impression
glow, radiate, beam, shine - have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink; "Herface glowed when she came out of the sauna"
gleam, glint, glisten, glitter, shine - be shiny, as if wet; "His eyes were glistening"
be - have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer"
jump out, leap out, stand out, stick out, jump - be highly noticeable
rear, rise, lift - rise up; "The building rose before them"loom - come into view indistinctly, often threateningly; "Another air plane loomed into the sky"
feel - be felt or perceived in a certain way; "The ground feels shaky"; "The sheets feel soft"

2. seem - seem to be true, probable, or apparent; "It seems that he is very gifted"; "It appears that the weather in California is very bad"
appear
seem - appear to one's own mind or opinion; "I seem tobe misunderstood by everyone"; "I can't seem to learn these Chinese characters"
be - have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer"
3. seem - appear to exist; "There seems no reason to go ahead with the project now"
be - have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich";"This is not a good answer"
4. seem - appear to one's own mind or opinion; "I seem to be misunderstood by everyone"; "I can't seem to learn these Chinese characters"
seem, appear - seem to be true, probable, or apparent; "It seems that he is very gifted"; "It appears that the weather in California is very bad"
Verbo 
1 ª persona 3 ª persona Pasado Pasado participio Gerundio 
parece pareceparece parece parece 

Parecer. 

Aparentar. 
parece (m / s) 
intr.v. parecía, parece ING •, parece 
1. Para dar la impresión de ser; aparecer: El niño parece sano, pero el médico que se trate. 
2. Para aparecer a la propia opinión o la mente: me parece que no puede relatar la historia. 
3. Para aparecer para ser verdad, probable o evidente: Parece que usted se oponga al plan. Parece...
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