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1.Lat. videor, to be seen, appear, εἴδεται ἄστρα they are visible, appear Il.
2.c. inf. to appear or seem to be, τοῦτό μοι κάλλιστον εἴδεται εἶναι Od.; also with inf. omitted, τόγε κέρδιον εἴσατο id=Od.; also, εἴσατ᾽ ἴμεν he made a show of going, id=Od. strictly middle sense, c. dat., ἐείσατο φθογγὴν Πολίτηι she made herself like Polites in voice, Il.:—also to be like, id=Il.

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