[suh-poz-i-tish-uh s] /səˌpɒz ɪˈtɪʃ əs/
fraudulently substituted or pretended; spurious; not genuine.
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 […]
verb (used with object) 1. to put an end to the activities of (a person, body of persons, etc.): to suppress the Communist and certain left-leaning parties. 2. to do away with by or as by authority; abolish; stop (a practice, custom, etc.). 3. to keep in or repress (a feeling, smile, groan, etc.). 4. […]
noun 1. a substance that suppresses an undesirable action or condition: an appetite suppressant. adjective 1. tending to suppress or restrain an action or condition noun 2. a suppressant drug or agent: a cough suppressant