simple past tense of .
verb (impersonal);, past methought. Archaic.
it seems to me.
(archaic) the past tense of methinks
verb (past) methought
(transitive; takes a clause as object) (archaic) it seems to me
Old English me þyncð “it seems to me,” from me (pron.), dative of I, + þyncð, third person singular of þyncan “to seem,” reflecting the Old English distinction between þyncan “to seem” and related þencan “to think,” which bedevils modern students of the language (see think). The two thinks were constantly confused, then finally merged, in Middle English. Related: Methought.
[meth-ok-sahyd, -sid] /mɛθˈɒk saɪd, -sɪd/ noun, Chemistry. 1. (def 1). /mɛθˈɒksaɪd/ noun 1. a saltlike compound in which the hydrogen atom in the hydroxyl group of methanol has been replaced by a metal atom, usually an alkali metal atom as in sodium methoxide, NaOCH3 Also called methylate
[me-thok-suh-luh n] /mɛˈθɒk sə lən/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a potent compound, C 1 2 H 8 O 4 , derived from the seeds of the plant Ammi majus: used in combination with certain ultraviolet radiation for the treatment of severe psoriasis.
[muh-thok-see] /məˈθɒk si/ adjective, Chemistry. 1. containing the methoxy group. 1. a combining form occurring in the names of chemical compounds in which the methoxy group is present: methoxychlor. methoxy- pref. Containing the radical group, CH3O: methoxyflurane.
[muh-thok-see-ben-zeen, -ben-zeen] /məˌθɒk siˈbɛn zin, -bɛnˈzin/ noun, Chemistry. 1. .