seem

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contradiction between two statements that seem equally reasonable antinomy
any of several masses of subcortical grey matter at the base of each cerebral hemisphere that seem to be involved in the regulation of voluntary movement basal ganglion
conspicuous mistake whose effects seem to reverberate clanger
imaginary place where you say people are when they seem optimistically out of touch with reality cloud-cuckoo-land
using the technical language of ecology to make the user seem ecologically aware ecobabble
making to seem more important than it really is exaggeration , magnification , overstatement
act in such a way as to cause an offense to seem less serious extenuation , mitigation , palliation
never-ending cycle of activities and events (especially when they seem to have little purpose) merry-go-round
act of excessive simplification; the act of making something seem simpler than it really is oversimplification , simplism
putting together of words which seem to contradict each other oxymoron
low plant with crowded narrow succulent leaves and fairly large deep pink axillary flowers that seem to sit on the ground; southwestern United States pigmy talinum , Talinum brevifolium
cognitive process of making something seem consistent with or based on reason rationalisation , rationalization
historical novel made to seem like fiction roman a clef
outward bevel around a door or window that makes it seem larger splay
coincidence of events that seem to be meaningfully related synchronicity
act that is legally a crime but that seem to have no victims victimless crime
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