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Suppose

Pronunciation of Suppose
/sʌpˈə͡ʊz/, /sʌpˈə‍ʊz/, /s_ʌ_p_ˈəʊ_z/

Synonyms for suppose:

Sense 1

misjudge, embrace, ask, dream away, believe in, read into, count on, reckon on, anticipate, bargain on, visualize, calculate on, swear by, take it, take in, think up.

Sense 2

fancy, postulate, buy, daydream, recognize.

Sense 3

posit, take, expect.

Sense 5

repute.

Sense 6

require.

Sense 7

travel.

Sense 8

picture, project.

Sense 9

make up.

believe

take for granted, reckon on, repute.

expect

bargain on.

take

take.

trust

calculate on.

Sense 1 (noun)

believe in, recognize.

Sense 2 (noun)

expect, reckon on, anticipate, calculate on, bargain on.

Sense 4 (noun)

think up, read into, picture.

suppose (noun)

hypothesize, conjecture, think, hypothesise, hypothecate, theorise, say, theorize, opine, speculate, imagine, reckon, guess.

communication (verb)

say.

imagine (verb)

envision, brainstorm, fantasize, opine, contemplate, invent, observe, reflect, conceive, theorize, ideate, create, imagine, design, perceive.

suppose (verb)

hypothesize, philosophize, conjecture, speculate, prophesy.

Usage examples for suppose:

  • You are at home for the day, I suppose, sir?" - "Mattie:--A Stray (Vol 3 of 3)", Frederick William Robinson.
  • Suppose that it is so. - "The Passionate Friends", Herbert George Wells.
  • What do you suppose I could do? - "Audrey Craven", May Sinclair.

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