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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adj. - Based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence.

Usage examples (33)
  • Not content with the cares of the present day and hour, she dived far into the future, and carried all sorts of imaginary loads that would come in supposititious cases.
  • "Listen to me, my lad; I'll put what we call a supposititious case to you.
  • And that can best be illustrated by a supposititious example.
  • Geraldine Ponsonby accepting a check for the supposititious Gerald for more
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