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Synonyms for supposition

Synonyms for (noun) supposition

Synonyms: supposal, supposition Definition: the cognitive process of supposing

Similar words: conjecture Definition: reasoning that involves the formation of conclusions from incomplete evidence

Synonyms: assumption, supposal, supposition Definition: a hypothesis that is taken for granted Usage: any society is built upon certain assumptions

Similar words: theory, possibility, hypothesis Definition: a tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena Usage: a scientific hypothesis that survives experimental testing becomes a scientific theory; he proposed a fresh theory of alkalis that later was accepted in chemical practices

Synonyms: supposition, surmisal, surmise, hypothesis, guess, speculation, conjecture Definition: a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence

Similar words: view, opinion Definition: a message expressing a belief about something; the expression of a belief that is held with confidence but not substantiated by positive knowledge or proof Usage: his opinions appeared frequently on the editorial page