Synonyms for (noun) supposal

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