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  Words related to supposition

Related / Similar Words: supposal, assumption, guess, conjecture, surmise, surmisal, speculation, hypothesis

 

Definition:
  • the cognitive process of supposing;
  • a hypothesis that is taken for granted; "any society is built upon certain assumptions";
  • a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence;

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    Hyponyms: presupposition, conclusion, basis, base, foundation, fundament, groundwork, cornerstone, given, presumption, precondition, basic assumption, constatation, self-evident truth, divination

     

    Derivational Morphology: speculate, theorize, theorise, conjecture, hypothesize, hypothesise, hypothecate, suppose, think, opine, imagine, reckon, guess, say, assume, presume, take for granted, surmise, suspect, estimate, gauge, approximate, judge, venture, pretend, hazard

     

     
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