Synonyms of 'posit'
to lay down as a basis for argumentSeveral writers have posited the idea of a universal consciousness.
Many theories have been advanced as to why this is.
I submit that you knew exactly what you were doing.
Clearly state your address and telephone number.
It is a mistake to assume that the two are similar.
We assert that the bill violates the First Amendment.
I presume you're here on business.
Freud postulated that we all have a death instinct.
She continues to propound her theories about the supernatural.
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in the sense of advance
to present an idea for considerationMany theories have been advanced as to why this is.
in the sense of assert
to state or declareWe assert that the bill violates the First Amendment.
in the sense of assume
to take to be true without proofIt is a mistake to assume that the two are similar.
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