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The so-called smart mask, partially unveiled on Thursday, is packed with hospital-grade HEPA filters and battery-powered fans that are supposed to make breathing easier by drawing in air.

From Fortune

When implanted into a brain, these threads would form a high-capacity channel for a computer to communicate with the brain, a system supposed to be much more powerful than the existing brain-machine interfaces being researched.

From Vox

I suppose the advice that I would offer is to not sit around and wait for something to happen – make it happen.

It is this expanded version of the program, which was initially supposed to last one year, that is being extended.

From Fortune

In the second case, Purdue University biologist Danny Haelewaters was supposed to be on six-nation field trip from Panama to eastern Russia.

Suppose my hotel “conscientiously objects” to hosting a gay couple.

“I suppose she'll want a fortune as well,” he says, looking at me as if I were Liv Ullmann's agent.

But let's suppose for a second that these emails had been released to the press.

I suppose if you get obsessed with the notion of being a writer more than the writing itself, that would be bad.

Now consider a different question: suppose Al Gore had stayed in the race.

The fire had been heaped over with earth—to screen it from prying eyes, I suppose, while the good work went on.

I suppose he is sick of the sound of them, or perhaps it is because he feels obliged to be conscientious in teaching Beethoven!

"I suppose the man Alessandro has something he calls a home," said the Senora, regaining herself a little.

But I suppose, as he is my nearest relative, it is but natural he should be anxious about my health.

I suppose he thought he would live again in him, for he always says, "Never did such talent come under my hands."


On this page you'll find 149 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to suppose, such as: deem, expect, presume, pretend, think, and understand.

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