Definitions For Assume


  • Put clothing on one's body
  • Take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect
  • Take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof
  • Take up someone's soul into heaven
  • Make a pretence of
  • Occupy or take on
  • Seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession
  • Take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person
  • Take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities
  • To think that something is true or probably true without knowing that it is true
  • To begin (a role, duty, etc.) as a job or responsibility
  • To take or begin to have (power, control, etc.) in a job or situation

Is Assume a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Assume is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Assume in a Sentence

  • I assumed he was coming, so I was surprised when he didn't show up.
  • She assumed from his expression that he was confused.
  • We'll be arriving around noon. That's assuming that our flight is on time.

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