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assumption

see definition of assumption
  • nountaking something for granted; something expected
  • nounassuming possession, power
  • nounarrogance
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Synonyms for assumption

noun taking something for granted; something expected
  • acceptance
  • belief
  • expectation
  • guess
  • hunch
  • hypothesis
  • inference
  • premise
  • presumption
  • supposition
  • suspicion
  • theory
  • conjecture
  • fancy
  • posit
  • postulate
  • postulation
  • presupposition
  • shot
  • stab
  • supposal
  • surmise
  • theorization
  • accepting
  • assuming
  • shot in the dark
  • sneaking suspicion

Antonyms for assumption

  • disbelief
  • fact
  • knowledge
  • measurement
  • proof
  • reality
  • truth
  • doubt
  • genuineness
  • naturalness
  • realness
  • unexpected
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to assumption

accession

noun. coming to power
  • assumption
  • attainment
  • inauguration
  • induction
  • investment
  • succession
  • taking on
  • taking over

adoption

noun. choosing or taking something as one's own

basis

noun. foundation for belief, action

belief

noun. something regarded as true

beliefs

noun. something regarded as true

brass

noun. impulsiveness; nerve
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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