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Synonyms of 'suppose'

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

Additional synonyms

in the sense of assume
Definition
to take to be true without proof
It is a mistake to assume that the two are similar.
Synonyms
in the sense of believe
Definition
to think, assume, or suppose
I believe you have something of mine.
in the sense of conceive
Definition
to consider in a certain way
We now cannot conceive of a world without electricity.

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