vb may take an infinitive
1 copula to appear to the mind or eye; look
this seems nice, the car seems to be running well
2 to give the impression of existing; appear to be
there seems no need for all this nonsense
3 used to diminish the force of a following infinitive to be polite, more noncommittal, etc.
I can't seem to get through to you
(C12: perhaps from Old Norse soma to beseem, from s<oe>mr befitting; related to Old English seman to reconcile; see same)
See at like
Dicionário de inglês definição
appear, assume, give the impression, have the or every appearance of, look, look as if, look like, look to be, pretend, sound like, strike one as being
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