## Synonyms for *assumptions*

- 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

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## Antonyms for *assumptions*

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## EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ASSUMPTIONS

It is possible I may be wrong in either or both of these assumptions.

Miss Haldin thought it useless to protest against all these assumptions.

Let us first of all inquire into the correctness of these assumptions.

It is the object of this book to disprove both these assumptions.

Assumptions are a component of the functioning of sign systems.

We have now justified our assumptions and hence have proved—what?

Both these assumptions are false, and all inferences from them are groundless.

It is thus the same word as logical premisses, or assumptions.

Our defensive condition there justifies the assumptions of the secesh.

Such a supposition could only stand upon one of two assumptions.