deem-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: consider as

His instructors deemed him as someone not fit for battle.
It was deemed by the Court to involve wrongful activity.
The vet thoroughly examined her, deeming her fit and healthy.

VerbNet: consider-29.9-1
FrameNet: Categorization
PropBank: deem.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1