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Synonyms for posit

Synonyms for (noun) posit

Synonyms: posit, postulate Definition: (logic) a proposition that is accepted as true in order to provide a basis for logical reasoning

Similar words: proposition Definition: (logic) a statement that affirms or denies something and is either true or false

Synonyms for (verb) posit

Synonyms: posit, postulate Definition: take as a given; assume as a postulate or axiom Usage: He posited three basic laws of nature

Similar words: suppose, presuppose Definition: take for granted or as a given; suppose beforehand Usage: I presuppose that you have done your work

Synonyms: posit, put forward, submit, state Definition: put before Usage: I submit to you that the accused is guilty

Similar words: advise, suggest, propose Definition: make a proposal, declare a plan for something Usage: the senator proposed to abolish the sales tax

Synonyms: posit, fix, situate, deposit Definition: put (something somewhere) firmly Usage: She posited her hand on his shoulder; deposit the suitcase on the bench; fix your eyes on this spot

Similar words: put, place, pose, position, set, lay Definition: put into a certain place or abstract location Usage: Put your things here; Set the tray down; Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children; Place emphasis on a certain point