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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Accepted as real or true without proof; Adopted in order to deceive; Taken as your right without justification.

Usage examples (36)
  • There is nobody as enslaved as the fanatic, the person in whom one impulse, one value, has assumed ascendancy over all others.
  • An assumed increase in population
  • An assumed name
  • Was hearing evidence in an assumed capacity for more
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