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1. assume (v.)

take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof

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2. assume (v.)

take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect

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3. assume (v.)

take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities

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4. assume (v.)

take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person

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5. assume (v.)

occupy or take on

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6. assume (v.)

put clothing on one's body

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7. re-assume (v.)

take on again, as after a time lapse

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8. assume (v.)

make a pretence of

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9. assume (v.)

seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession

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10. assume (v.)

take up someone's soul into heaven

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