Synonyms of 'suppose'
to consider (something) as a possible suggestion for the sake of discussionWhere do you suppose he's got to?
Looking back, I think I must have imagined the whole thing.
I believe you have something of mine.
I had always considered myself a strong, competent woman.
We concluded that he was telling the truth.
She fancied he was trying to hide a smile.
We now cannot conceive of a world without electricity.
This may or may not be true; we are all conjecturing here.
Freud postulated that we all have a death instinct.
to presume (something) to be true without certain knowledgeThe problem was more complex than he supposed.
I think he'll do a great job for us.
I imagine you're referring to me.
We expect the talks will continue until tomorrow.
It is important to judge the weight of your washing load.
It is a mistake to assume that the two are similar.
guess (informal, mainly US, Canadian),
I guess I'm just being paranoid.
calculate (US, dialect),
I presume you're here on business.
take for granted,
I inferred from what she said that you have not been well.
She surmised that they had discovered one of the illegal streets.
`He's probably just tired,' she opined.
All your arguments presuppose that he is a rational man.
take as read
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in the sense of assume
to take to be true without proofIt is a mistake to assume that the two are similar.
in the sense of believe
to think, assume, or supposeI believe you have something of mine.
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