Definitions For Postulation


  • A formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority
  • (logic) a declaration of something self-evident; something that can be assumed as the basis for argument
  • A statement that is accepted as being true and that is used as the basis of a theory, argument, etc.


  • To suggest (something, such as an idea or theory) especially in order to start a discussion

Is Postulation a Scrabble Word?

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Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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The word Postulation is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Postulation in a Sentence

  • Scientists have postulated the existence of water on the planet.
  • Postulates that all people are born with certain rights that can never be taken away from them
  • Einstein's theory of relativity was deduced from two postulates.
  • One of the postulates that the true agnostic rejects is the assumption that it is even possible for us to know whether God exists

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