Part of speech: verb

To decide, judge; consider; regard; believe.

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Usage examples "deem":

  1. " Or," continued he; " better still, may I come down to Bellair and talk things over with you, should I deem it advisable?" - "Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter", Lawrence L. Lynch.
  2. They deem it very unlucky to see the new moon for the first time without having silver in one's pocket. - "Moon Lore", Timothy Harley.
  3. Above all, ask him no questions that he does not care to answer- there are things that he may not deem wise to tell. - "The Cross-Cut", Courtney Ryley Cooper.