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intr.v. Past tense me·seemed Archaic
It seems to me.

[Middle English me semeth : me, to me; see me + semeth, third person sing. present tense of semen, to seem; see seem.]
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vb, past meseemed
(tr; takes a clause as object) archaic it seems to me
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v. impers.; pt. me•seemed. Archaic.
it seems to me.
[1350–1400; Middle English me semeth]
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Meseemed a cloud enveloped us, shining, dense, firm and polished, like a diamond smitten by the sun.
Meseemed it were a dear delight In such a burg as that to dwell, And ever move among and see Those dwellings wrought so wonderly.
Lewis's diction in these poems leans toward the archaic, calling to mind some of the language he used in his unfinished 1916 prose romance titled "The Quest of Bleheris." Lewis's use of archaic words in "Bleheris" such as "sate;' "inasmuchas,' "bransles," and "ballades" suggests his efforts to mimic a medieval romance; when we turn to "Early Poems," we find similar word choices, including "methinks," "fain," "wast," "meseemed," "paynim," and "firth." In addition, poems such as "My Western Garden;' which appears to be a clumsy attempt to mimic Anglo-Saxon verse, reflect experiments with alliteration.