Sentence examples for seemed from high-quality English sources.

  • My mother, in contrast, seemed almost pathologically shy.

  • But Mr Walter, a printing executive, seemed an odd replacement.

  • They in turn seemed respectful of the cooks’ skills and experience.

  • The Mansfields seemed to be entirely wrapped up in keeping Jackie famous.

Use seemed in a sentence.

  • The squad seemed in dire need of rejuvenation, caught in that no-man’s-land between generations.

  • Turks were able to communicate over social media, sometimes using a VPN when Twitter or Facebook seemed to be inaccessible.

  • In her furred travelling-dress, Estella seemed more delicately beautiful than she had ever seemed yet, even in my eyes.

  • Mattis seemed to be talking about “pre-emptive strikes,” which the United States might order if it determined that an attack seemed imminent.

  • Clare threw a deep and pathetic expression into the words; for the shadowy veil of years seemed drawn away, and he seemed to hear his mother’s voice leading his.

  • Though amphibians in some remote and—relatively speaking—pristine spots seemed to be collapsing, those in other, more obviously disturbed habitats seemed to be doing fine.

  • “The political advantage of shaking hands seemed more important than preventing infections, and he seemed to believe it wasn’t as risky as experts were trying to tell him.

  • Newsom, who seemed tired, also seemed thankful for Clark’s presence in a city that likely would have made national headlines if protesters had squared off with the National Guard.

seemed sentence examples

  • He had been kind of ostentatious about it, but over time it had seemed like the right thing to do, and the working rabble, as Douglas had referred to them, seemed to appreciate it.

  • It seemed as if there was no one in all the huge rambling house but her own small self, wandering about up-stairs and down, through narrow passages and wide ones, where it seemed to her that no one but herself had ever walked.

  • The excuses are familiar to readers of the financial pages: “It seemed like a good strategic decision,” “It seemed a good deal at the time,” “The financials looked good but we just didn't implement it correctly,” “We didn't manage the cultures right.”

  • Gradually the words seemed to melt and fade, as in a divine music; the child raised her deep eyes, and fixed them lovingly on him, and rays of warmth and comfort seemed to go from them to his heart; and, as if wafted on the music, she seemed to rise on shining wings, from which flakes and spangles of gold fell off like stars, and she was gone.


  • verb perception

    - give a certain impression of being something or having a certain aspect

  • verb perception

    - (of a proposition) seem to be true, probable, or apparent

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  • 3 sentence examples for seemed from The Economist
  • 6 sentence examples for seemed from The New Yorker
  • 1 sentence examples for seemed from GutenbergBooks - War and Peace by graf Leo Tolstoy
  • 1 sentence examples for seemed from Business Insider
  • 3 sentence examples for seemed from New York Times
  • 1 sentence examples for seemed from GutenbergBooks - Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  • 2 sentence examples for seemed from GutenbergBooks - Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • 1 sentence examples for seemed from Independent
  • 1 sentence examples for seemed from Los Angeles Times
  • 1 sentence examples for seemed from GutenbergBooks - The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
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  • • Relevant word or phrase for seemed is look
  • • Relevant word or phrase for seemed is appear

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