Synonyms for


Synonyms (Grouped by Similarity of Meaning) of verb assume

Sense 1:
assume, presume, take for granted
expect, anticipate
Sense 2:
assume, adopt, take on, take over
take office
Sense 3:
assume, acquire, adopt, take on, take
change
Sense 4:
bear, take over, accept, assume
take
Sense 5:
assume, take, strike, take up
move
Sense 6:
assume, usurp, seize, take over, arrogate
take
Sense 7:
simulate, assume, sham, feign
dissemble, pretend, act
Sense 8:
assume
receive, take in, invite
Sense 9:
wear, put on, get into, don, assume
dress, get dressed
Similarity of adj assuming

1 sense of assuming

Sense 1:
assumptive, assuming, presumptuous
forward (vs. backward)
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