Hindi translation of 'supposition'
supposition /ˌsʌpəˈzɪʃən सपअज़ीशन्/
Word forms: suppositions
1. countable noun
A supposition is an idea or statement which someone believes or assumes to be true, although they may have no evidence for it.[formal]
There's a popular supposition that we're publicly funded but the bulk of our money comes from competitive contracts.
But as with many such suppositions in natural history, no one had ever tested it.
2. uncountable noun
You can describe someone's ideas or statements as supposition if you disapprove of the fact that they have no evidence to support them; used showing disapproval.
The report has been rejected by the authorities, who said much of it was based on supposition or inaccuracy.
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Example Sentences Including 'supposition'
`Have you taken any steps to corroborate this supposition ?Death and Transfiguration
He should favor supposition over fact, and dirt over dignity.THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)
I'm only trying to find out what we know precisely and what may be only supposition.Thy Brother Death
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Translation of supposition from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary