Examples of supposition in a Sentence
a supposition that proved correct
This is just idle supposition.
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My default setting is not logic, but supposition, born of an overactive mind constantly searching for metaphor and meaning.
The notion that men and women in similar positions need to be paid similarly assumes two false suppositions: 1) That all performers of the SAME gender who perform similar jobs receive like compensation.
The same can be said of her supposition about the 2007 Virginia Tech shooting, in which Seung-Hui Cho murdered 32 people before killing himself.
No, there wasn’t much empirical support for the supposition that the bulk of able-bodied Medicaid recipients weren’t either working or looking for work.
This led some to fear the end of mankind, and has long fueled the supposition that the strain of influenza was particularly lethal.
Upon the analysis of their contents, the French accident investigation authority, the BEA, released a report in July that to a large extent verified the initial suppositions.
The Iditarod gave us the fact of four dogs testing positive for tramadol; Seavey needs to give us something besides innuendos and supposition.
Kaepernick needs evidence of collusion Kaepernick needs more than mere supposition or belief that he has been victimized by a conspiracy.
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Origin and Etymology of supposition
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Definition of supposition for English Language Learners
: an idea or theory that you believe is true even though you do not have proof
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