on/under/with the assumption

Definition of on/under/with the assumption

  1. :  as though one knows :  in the belief We are operating on/under/with the assumption that the loan will be approved.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  in or into a position below or beneath something

    :  below or short of some quantity, level, or limit

    :  in or into a condition of subjection, subordination, or unconsciousness

  1. :  below or beneath so as to be overhung, surmounted, covered, protected, or concealed by

    :  subject to the authority, control, guidance, or instruction of

    :  receiving or undergoing the action or effect of

  1. :  lower in rank or authority :  subordinate

  1. :  a taking to or upon oneself

    :  the act of laying claim to or taking possession of something

    :  an assuming that something is true

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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