Synonyms and Antonyms of presume
to form an opinion from little or no evidence
- I presume you'll fly if you do go.
conclude, deduce, gather, infer
hypothecate, hypothesize, theorize
believe, conceive, expect, judge, reckon [chiefly dialect], take, think
to take as true or as a fact without actual proof
- We should presume that a person is innocent until proven guilty.
accept, believe, credit, swallow
conclude, deduce, gather, infer, judge, take
conjecture, figure, guess, surmise, suspect, think
conceive, dream, fancy, imagine, perceive, preconceive
affirm, allege, assert, aver, avouch, avow, claim, contend, declare, insist, maintain, profess
challenge, controvert, disagree (with), disbelieve, discount, discredit, dispute, distrust, doubt, mistrust, question, wonder (about)
deny, disavow, disclaim, disown, reject, repudiate
belie, confute, disprove, rebut, refute