Synonyms and Antonyms of suppose
to decide the size, amount, number, or distance of (something) without actual measurement
- If we suppose a minimum profit of $10,000 from the charity auction, we should be able to pay for the family's medical expenses.
calculate, call, conjecture, estimate, figure, gauge (also gage), guess, judge, make, place, put, reckon
to form an opinion from little or no evidence
- What do you suppose he's going to do with the prize money he won?
conclude, deduce, gather, infer
hypothecate, hypothesize, theorize
believe, conceive, expect, judge, reckon [chiefly dialect], take, think
to have as an opinion
- Voters wrongly supposed that the new mayor would be opposed to letting hazardous waste be transported through the city.
believe, conceive, consider, deem, esteem, feel, figure, guess, hold, imagine, judge, reckon [chiefly dialect], think
to take as true or as a fact without actual proof
- Kay had always supposed that her father would bequeath the family farm to her.
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