Definition of


  1. (adj, all) appearing as such but not necessarily so
    the committee investigated some apparent discrepancies
    the ostensible truth of their theories
    his seeming honesty

via WordNet, Princeton University

Synonyms of Seeming

apparent, ostensible

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