Assume: Synonyms and Antonyms


( Verb )

But we
assumed other way that he married your sister.


1. Pretend

2. Affect

3. Feign

4. Shame

5. Suppose

6. Imply

7. Presume

8. Presuppose

9. Simulate

Contextual Examples:

pretended that she was not at home when we rang the bell.

What makes you
suppose I am against it?

His silence seemed to
imply agreement.

presume that You still want to come.


1. Abandon

2. Cast-off

3. Discard

4. Reprove

5. Substantiate

6. Confirm

7. Establish

8. Verify

Contextual Examples:

abandoned their land and property to the invading force.

As a boy I often wore my elder brother’s

The grass was littered with
discarded cans and cardboard boxes.

The priest
reproved people for not attending church more often.

Could you
substantiate your accusation against him?

The Synonyms and Antonyms form an integral part of the English Language. Acquaintance with the vocabulary of the English language is a necessity for effective expression either in written or in an oral from. Synonyms are nothing but the similar meanings of a particular word or its semantic relation. A Synonym is a word or a phrase that means the same as another word or a phrase in the same language. Antonyms are the negative connotation of a particular word. An Antonym is a word or phrase that is opposite in meaning to a particular word or a phrase in the same language.

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