Definisi 'assume'

English to English
verb
1 take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof Terjemahkan
Example:
I assume his train was late
source: wordnet30

2 take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities Terjemahkan
Example:
When will the new President assume office?
source: wordnet30

3 take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect Terjemahkan
Example:
His voice took on a sad tone
The story took a new turn
he adopted an air of superiority
She assumed strange manners
The gods assume human or animal form in these fables
source: wordnet30

4 take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person Terjemahkan
Example:
I'll accept the charges
She agreed to bear the responsibility
source: wordnet30

5 occupy or take on Terjemahkan
Example:
He assumes the lotus position
She took her seat on the stage
We took our seats in the orchestra
She took up her position behind the tree
strike a pose
source: wordnet30

6 seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession Terjemahkan
Example:
He assumed to himself the right to fill all positions in the town
he usurped my rights
She seized control of the throne after her husband died
source: wordnet30

7 make a pretence of Terjemahkan
Example:
She assumed indifference, even though she was seething with anger
he feigned sleep
source: wordnet30

8 take up someone's soul into heaven Terjemahkan
Example:
This is the day when May was assumed into heaven
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9 put clothing on one's body Terjemahkan
Example:
What should I wear today?
He put on his best suit for the wedding
The princess donned a long blue dress
The queen assumed the stately robes
He got into his jeans
source: wordnet30

10 To take to or upon one's self; to take formally and demonstratively; sometimes, to appropriate or take unjustly. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

11 To be arrogant or pretentious; to claim more than is due. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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