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synonym (synonym of assume)

  • (verb)
    The distinctive idea of assume is to take by one's own independent volition, whether well or ill, rightfully or wrongfully. One may accept an obligati more.. (verb)
     
  • (verb.cognition)
    take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.social)
    take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.change)
    take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    occupy or take on (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.creation)
    make a pretence of (verb.creation)
     
  • (verb.body)
    put clothing on one's body (verb.body)
     

hypernym (assume IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • make a pretence of (verb.creation)
    behave unnaturally or affectedly (verb.creation)
     
  • occupy or take on (verb.motion)
    move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion (verb.motion)
     
  • put clothing on one's body (verb.body)
    put on clothes (verb.body)
     
  • seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession (verb.possession)
    take by force (verb.contact)
     
  • take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect (verb.change)
    undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature (verb.change)
     
  • take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities (verb.social)
    assume an office, duty, or title (verb.social)
     
  • take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof (verb.cognition)
    regard something as probable or likely (verb.cognition)
     
  • take up someone's soul into heaven (verb.contact)
    express willingness to have in one's home or environs (verb.contact)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF assume relation)

  • make a pretence of (verb.creation)
    pretend to be somebody in the framework of a game or playful activity (verb.creation)
     
  • (verb.creation)
    deceive by a mock action (verb.creation)
     
  • put clothing on one's body (verb.body)
    put on or wear a hat (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.body)
    put on a garment in order to see whether it fits and looks nice (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.body)
    wrap in or adorn with a scarf (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.body)
    put on with ease or speed (verb.body)
     
  • seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession (verb.possession)
    take (territory) as if by conquest (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    take possession of by force, as after an invasion (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    occupy or take possession of beforehand or before another or appropriate for use in advance (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    seize control of (verb.possession)
     
  • (verb.possession)
    take over (a company) by buying a controlling interest of its stock (verb.possession)
     
  • take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect (verb.change)
    take on again, as after a time lapse (verb.change)
     
  • take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person (verb.possession)
    accept the unpleasant consequences of one's actions (verb.possession)
     
  • take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities (verb.social)
    assume anew (verb.social)
     
  • take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof (verb.cognition)
    take for granted or as a given; suppose beforehand (verb.cognition)
     

verb group (assume is verb group of ....)

  • occupy or take on (verb.motion)
    assume, as of positions or roles (verb.social)
     

derivation (.... is derived from assume)

  • make a pretence of (verb.creation)
    the act of giving a false appearance (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person who makes deceitful pretenses (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone shirking their duty by feigning illness or incapacity (noun.person)
     
  • put clothing on one's body (verb.body)
    a covering designed to be worn on a person's body (noun.artifact)
     
  • (adj.all)
    suitable for wear or able to be worn (adj.all)
     
  • seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession (verb.possession)
    the act of taking possession of or power over something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    wrongfully seizing and holding (an office or powers) by force (especially the seizure of a throne or supreme authority) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    seizure by the government (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a sudden and decisive change of government illegally or by force (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person who through conceit makes pretentious claims to rights or advantages that he or she is not entitled to or to qualities that he or she does no more.. (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    one who wrongfully or illegally seizes and holds the place of another (noun.person)
     
  • take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person (verb.possession)
    the act of taking possession of or power over something (noun.act)
     
  • take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof (verb.cognition)
    the act of assuming or taking for granted (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a kind of discourtesy in the form of an act of presuming (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a hypothesis that is taken for granted (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    an assumption that is taken for granted (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a statement that is assumed to be true and from which a conclusion can be drawn (noun.communication)
     
  • (adj.all)
    accepted as real or true without proof (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    affording reasonable grounds for belief or acceptance (adj.all)
     

domain category (assume is domain category of ....)

  • take up someone's soul into heaven (verb.contact)
    a monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the Old Testament and the teachings of Jesus as embodied in the New Testament and emphasizing more.. (noun.cognition)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym verb group derivation domain category accept arrogate presume take for granted adopt take on dress get dressed change anticipate invite receive hat try scarf slip on re-assume fill occupy take article of clothing clothing wearable assumption presumption supposal christian religion christianity

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