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deem

Pronunciation: /diːm/

Translation of deem in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [formal] considerar, juzgar* to deem sb/sth (to be) sth she was deemed (to be) a good mother se consideró or se juzgó que era una buena madre it was deemed prudent to close off the area se consideró or se juzgó prudente acordonar la zona

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