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    suppose

    suppose - Dictionary definition and meaning for word suppose

    Definition
    (verb) express a supposition
    Synonyms : say
    Example Sentence
    • Let us say that he did not tell the truth
    • Let's say you had a lot of money--what would you do?
    Definition
    (verb) expect, believe, or suppose
    Synonyms : guess , imagine , opine , reckon , think
    Example Sentence
    • I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel
    • I thought to find her in a bad state
    • he didn't think to find her in the kitchen
    • I guess she is angry at me for standing her up
    Definition
    (verb) to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds
    Example Sentence
    • Scientists supposed that large dinosaurs lived in swamps
    Definition
    (verb) take for granted or as a given; suppose beforehand
    Synonyms : presuppose
    Example Sentence
    • I presuppose that you have done your work
    Definition
    (verb) require as a necessary antecedent or precondition
    Synonyms : presuppose
    Example Sentence
    • This step presupposes two prior ones
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