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1. supposition

noun. ['ˌsəpəˈzɪʃən'] a hypothesis that is taken for granted.

Synonyms

  • groundwork
  • cornerstone
  • fundament
  • constatation
  • possibility
  • basic assumption
  • given
  • precondition
  • base
  • theory
  • conclusion
  • assumption
  • self-evident truth
  • presumption
  • basis
  • foundation
  • hypothesis

Antonyms

  • misconception
  • disinclined
  • unacknowledged
  • outfield

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Rhymes with Supposition

  • predisposition
  • misrecognition
  • juxtaposition
  • retransmission
  • decomposition
  • statistician
  • reimposition
  • redeposition
  • redefinition
  • precondition
  • pediatrician
  • obstetrician
  • mathematician
  • malnutrition
  • geriatrician
  • fondkommission
  • extradition
  • transmission
  • superstition
  • requisition
  • recondition
  • recognition
  • proposition
  • premonition
  • preignition
  • inquisition
  • exposition
  • expedition
  • electrician
  • disposition

Sentences with supposition


1. Noun, singular or mass
Either the supposition to the study is correct or it is wrong.

Quotes about supposition


1. Poor fellow! I think he is in love with you.'I am not aware of it. And to me it is one of the most odious things in a girl's life, that there must always be some supposition of falling in love coming between her and any man who is kind to her... I have no ground for the nonsensical vanity of fancying everybody who comes near me is in love with me.
- George Eliot

2. Here we find further argument for Gotagga’s supposition that the world is round. How else could all men stand higher than their brothers?
- R. Scott Bakker, The Thousandfold Thought

2. supposition

noun. ['ˌsəpəˈzɪʃən'] a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence.

Synonyms

  • surmisal
  • conjecture
  • hypothesis
  • speculation
  • view
  • surmise
  • opinion
  • divination

Antonyms

  • incidental
  • genuine
  • legitimate
  • right

3. supposition

noun. ['ˌsəpəˈzɪʃən'] the cognitive process of supposing.

Synonyms

  • conjecture
  • supposal

Antonyms

  • impossibility
  • nonexistence
  • possible
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