1. An opinion; judgement; surmise.


  1. To judge; pass judgement on; sentence; doom.
  2. To adjudge; decree.
  3. To dispense (justice); administer (law).
  4. To think, judge, or hold as an opinion; decide or believe on consideration; suppose.
  5. To hold in belief or estimation; adjudge as a conclusion; regard as being; evaluate according to one's beliefs; account.
    She deemed his efforts insufficient.
  6. To have or hold as a (personal) opinion; judge; think.

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