Synonyms of 'seeming'
We'll have peace of mind amidst seeming chaos.
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An apparent situation, quality, or feeling seems to exist, although you cannot be certain that it does exist.
I was a bit depressed by our apparent lack of progress.
If you describe something as illusory, you mean that although it seems true or possible, it is in fact false or impossible.
the illusory nature of nationhood
Ostensible is used to describe something that seems to be true or is officially stated to be true, but about which you or other people have doubts.
the ostensible reason for his resignation
Thesaurus for seeming from the Collins English Thesaurus
Seeming means appearing to be the case , but not necessarily the case. For example , if you talk about someone's seeming ability to do something, you mean that they appear to be able to do it, but you are not certain.