the act of supposing.
something that is supposed; assumption; hypothesis.
the act of supposing
a fact, theory, etc, that is supposed
[suhp-uh-zish-uh s] /ˌsʌp əˈzɪʃ əs/ adjective 1. formed from or growing out of supposition: suppositious evidence. 2. supposititious. suppositious /ˌsʌpəˈzɪʃəs/ adjective 1. deduced from supposition; hypothetical
[suh-poz-i-tish-uh s] /səˌpɒz ɪˈtɪʃ əs/ adjective 1. fraudulently substituted or pretended; spurious; not genuine. 2. hypothetical. supposititious /səˌpɒzɪˈtɪʃəs/ adjective 1. substituted with intent to mislead or deceive
adjective 1. of the nature of or involving supposition; suppositional. 2. supposititious or false. 3. Grammar. expressing or noting supposition, as the words if, granting, or provided. noun 4. Grammar. a suppositive word. adjective 1. of, involving, or arising out of supposition 2. (grammar) denoting a conjunction introducing a clause expressing a supposition, as for […]
noun, plural suppositories. 1. a solid, conical mass of medicinal substance that melts upon insertion into the rectum or vagina. noun (pl) -ries 1. (med) an encapsulated or solid medication for insertion into the vagina, rectum, or urethra, where it melts and releases the active substance suppository sup·pos·i·to·ry (sə-pŏz’ĭ-tôr’ē) n. A small plug of medication […]