- Word Combinations (noun)
|part of speech:
||something that is supposed; assumption; hypothesis.
The police were operating under the supposition that the perpetrator was a man.
- assumption, hypothesis, theory
- similar words:
- presumption, suspicion
||the act of supposing.
You shouldn't come to a conclusion through supposition; you should try to ascertain the facts.
- assumption, presumption
||belief, concept, conclusion, conjecture, guess, idea, judgment, proposition, theory, thought
||suppositional (adj.), suppositionally (adv.)