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|express a supposition
Let us say that he did not tell the truth
Let's say you had a lot of money--what would you do?
|expect, believe, or suppose
I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel
I thought to find her in a bad state
he didn't think to find her in the kitchen
I guess she is angry at me for standing her up
|to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds
Scientists supposed that large dinosaurs lived in swamps
|take for granted or as a given; suppose beforehand
I presuppose that you have done your work
|require as a necessary antecedent or precondition
This step presupposes two prior ones
|To represent to one's self, or state to another, not as true or real, but as if so, and with a view to some consequence or application which the reality would involve or admit of; to imagine or admit to exist, for the sake of argument or illustration; to assume to be true; as, let us suppose the earth to be the center of the system, what would be the result?
|To make supposition; to think; to be of opinion.