# suppose

On this page:

- Definition of the verb suppose
- Business
- Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for suppose
- Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for suppose
- Usage statistics about suppose
- Photos about suppose
- Video about suppose
- Quotes about suppose
- Scrabble value of S
_{1}U_{1}P_{3}P_{3}O_{1}S_{1}E_{1} - Share this page

**Suppose** is sometimes a misspelling of supposed.

The word **suppose** is considered to be an easy one, according to the *Dale-Chall word list*, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

Play/pause | Buy footage | Find more |

## Definition of the verb suppose

What does suppose mean as a doing word?

**Suppose** is one of the top 1000 most common verbs in the English language.View more statistics!

**verb** - inflections: supposed | supposing | supposes

- express a supposition
- example:
*They***suppose**that there was a traffic accident - lexical domain: Communication - verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing
- synonym of suppose: say
- more generic word: speculate = talk over conjecturally, or review in an idle or casual way and with an element of doubt or without sufficient reason to reach a conclusion

- example:
- expect, believe, or suppose
- to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds
- example:
*Scientists***supposed**that large dinosaurs lived in swamps - lexical domain: Cognition - verbs of thinking, judging, analyzing, doubting
- synonyms of suppose: conjecture / hypothecate / hypothesise / hypothesize / speculate / theorise / theorize
- more generic words: anticipate / expect = regard something as probable or likely
- more specific words:

- example:
- take for granted or as a given; suppose beforehand
- lexical domain: Cognition - verbs of thinking, judging, analyzing, doubting
- synonym of suppose: presuppose
- more generic terms: assume / presume / take for granted = take to be the case or to be true
- more specific words:

- require as a necessary antecedent or precondition
- domain: logic
- lexical domain: Cognition - verbs of thinking, judging, analyzing, doubting
- synonym of suppose: presuppose
- more generic word: imply = suggest as a logically necessary consequence

### Alternative definition of the verb suppose

**verb**

- [
*transitive*] To take for granted; to conclude, with less than absolute supporting data; to believe.- synonyms: assume

- [
*transitive*] To theorize or hypothesize.

## Business

**Suppose** a.k.a. **Supposé** is a record label.

- official website: www.suppose.de

## Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for suppose

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

### Gödel's Disjunction (2016)

The scope and limits of mathematical knowledge by Leon Horsten, Philip Welch

* Suppose is a uniform Lpredicate for* . Then is a HBLpredicate for . Proof

**Suppose**is a uniform Lpredicate for . We choose n to be so large that . Let S be . We have , and hence . □ Here is a further result. Theorem 3.3.5

**Suppose**is an ...

### Automated Reasoning with Analytic Tableaux and Related Methods (2005)

International Conference, TABLEAUX 2005, Koblenz, Germany, September 14-17, 2005, Proceedings by Bernhard Beckert

– * Suppose is an index of type or , and that* ( ). Then, is also an index ...

### Linear Algebra Done Right (2014)

by Sheldon Axler

* Suppose is an open subset of Rn and is a function from to Rn*. We can write .x/ D
1.x/; : : :; n.x/; where each j is a function from to R. The partial derivative of j with
respect to the kth coordinate is denoted Dkj. Evaluating this partial derivative at a
...

### The Geometry and Topology of Coxeter Groups. (LMS-32) (2012)

by Michael W. Davis

* Suppose is a finite complex*. Then the following
statements are equivalent: (a) satisfies Conditions B.4.2. (b) is PL homeomorphic
...

### Creating Symmetry (2015)

The Artful Mathematics of Wallpaper Patterns by Frank A. Farris

* Suppose is a wallpaper group with translational subgroup , meaning that every
translation in belongs to* . It turns out, as an exercise will confirm, that is always
normal in . Recall that this means that the conjugation −1 is always a translation ...

### Foundations of Topology (2012)

by C. Wayne Patty

* Suppose is a nonempty set and there is an injection* . If is finite, then, by definition
, is countable.

**Suppose**is infinite. Then is an infi- nite subset of . The function considered as a function from into is a bijec- tion. Let denote the inverse of . Then is ...

### Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 19 (2007)

Proceedings of the 2006 Conference by Bernhard Schölkopf, John Platt, Thomas Hofmann

Theorem 2 * Suppose is the doubling dimension of* . There is an algorithm that
PAC- learns from examples.

* Suppose is a metric space
with doubling dimension and* . For , let consist of the elements of such that (that is,
the ...

### Homotopy Theory of Higher Categories (2011)

From Segal Categories to n-Categories and Beyond by Carlos Simpson

* Suppose is a small category*. A diagram of spaces is
a ...

### Encyclopaedia Britannica (1817)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature ...

**Suppose** u-(a-Hb x")”. Method. In order to find the fluxion of this funétion by the “
TYT' rules already laid down, it will be necessary to confider it first as a function of
a variable quantity that is itself a funétion of x. Let us then put a-Fb x" equal to v, ...

### The Builder's Dictionary: Or, Gentleman and Architect's Companion (1734)

Explaining Not Only the Terms of Art in All the Several Parts of Architecture, But Also Containing the Theory and Practice ...

For Proof, **Suppose** that A and B were 2 Powers,
sustaining the ...

### The British encyclopedia, or, Dictionary of arts and sciences (1809)

by William Nicholson

Take the strongest case, **suppose** the filial and parental affections to be
annihilated, (and it is absurd to justify and lay...

**suppose** these affections annihilated, and the heart shrinks from
the ...

### Encyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1810)

**suppose** PA=392, and PB=44 feet; and let PO, Pc, bé of PA, PB, ...

## Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for suppose

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

## Usage statistics about suppose

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Usage statistics for the verb **suppose**:

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb **suppose**:

## Photos about suppose

Click on an item to view that photo:

**Suppose**

Tokyo, Japan

Konica C35 Flashmatic (C35 Automatic)

Hexanon 38mm F2.8

Fujifilm Gyomuyo 100

Instagram

Twitter

Photo credit: Yosh the Fishhead

If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:

More...

## Video about suppose

**Suppose Meaning**

Video shows what suppose means. To take for granted; to conclude, with less than absolute supporting data; to believe.. To theorize or hypothesize.. To imagine ...

See also the pronunciation examples of suppose!

## Quotes about suppose

My own suspicion is that the universe is not only queerer than we **suppose**, but queerer than we "can" suppose. (J.B.S. Haldane)*more quotes about suppose...*

## Scrabble value of S_{1}U_{1}P_{3}P_{3}O_{1}S_{1}E_{1}

The value of this 7-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

## Share this page

## Next...

Go to the usage examples of suppose to see it in context!