Definitions For Assume

verb

  • 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

Scrabble
8
Words with Friends
10

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.

Synonyms for Assume

Antonyms for Assume

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