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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

If by way of hypothesis; Assuming

Usage examples (34)
  • ‘Well, supposing that’s so, ’ said Levin, though he did not suppose so at all, ‘supposing that is so, still I don’t see, all the same, what I’m to worry myself...
  • Until you present such a theory any 'supposing' is pointless.
  • That pleasing writer betrays his ignorance, in supposing that
  • Hymenaeus -- There is no difficulty in supposing him to be the for more
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