Definitions

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  • adj. Obsolete form of semée.
  • n. Anything which serves for any purpose as a substitute for an object of which it is, in some sense, a representation or sign.
  • n. Obsolete form of seam.
  • n. An active or dominant male character in a same-sex relationship; a top.
  • v. Obsolete form of seem.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A linguistic sign.
  • n. A basic component of meaning of a morpheme, especially one which cannot be decomposed into more basic components; a primitive concept.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An obsolete spelling of seem, seam.

Etymologies

From Japanese 攻める (semeru, "to attack"). (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Also, he is voiced by Koyasu Takehito who is well-known as seme seiyu.

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  • En plus, pas question de casser mon image "seme"!!

    pinku-tk Diary Entry

  • As is usually the case with Higuri yaoi (or near-yaoi), the gorgeous art and weird nuances are carrying me past the sordid but strangely listless seme-uke shenanigans between Ludwig and his devoted manservant.

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  • The collar in Wyatt's poem declares:"Noli me tangere, for Cesars I ame;And wylde for to hold, though I seme tame."

    Love in literature

  • June 22, 2010 at 6:06 am ai seme tu hav a ober eggsitid ‘a’ key.

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  • The same acts of endearment, The seme lifting the Uke into his arms, while the Uke receives this with a bit of surprise and a bit of joy.

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  • Mommeez awlrite…daddeez awlrite…dey jus seme eh littul weerd…

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  • Well, teacher, I learnt something from being forced to try and explain my absence and my discomfort with those images... and perhaps, just perhaps, by explaining why some uke/seme images are unsettling and unpleasant to me not because of the genders involved or the gender ambiguity but because of the imbalance between two people they seem to flaunt which yes, angers me.

    If you hate Uke's, then you hate me: disgusting, stereotypical, submissive femme I am.

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  • “:o seme olviidoO.!”
    @LuiGyBlack

    October 22, 2011

  • “Extraño ser seme T__T *se va a buscar algún uke por ahí (?)*”
    @ShanghaiRomance

    October 21, 2011

  • Loads of People I knw and most of my mates seme to be going to Watch PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 3 tonight The franchise needs to die !!

    And you need to learn to spele.

    October 21, 2011

  • I miss qroqqa.

    October 21, 2011

  • pl. semata

    October 21, 2011

  • The heraldic sense 2/3 is semé. A field may be described as e.g. semé of lozenges. If the object is a fleur-de-lis the word semé-de-lis is used.

    September 5, 2008

  • 1. (linguistics, semiotics) Anything which serves for any purpose as a substitute for an object of which it is, in some sense, a representation or sign.
    2. Sprinkled or sown; -- said of field, or a charge, when strewed or covered with small charges.
    3. Covered with many small, identical figures.

    Grabbed from three dictionaries.
    Like an olde "seem", this word feels as if it were sigil + meme.

    September 5, 2008