Definition of assume:
- To be arrogant or pretentious; to claim more than is due.
- To pretend to possess; to take in appearance.
- To receive or adopt.
- To take for granted, or without proof; to suppose as a fact; to suppose or take arbitrarily or tentatively.
- To take to or upon one's self; to take formally and demonstratively; sometimes, to appropriate or take unjustly.
- To undertake, as by a promise.
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- acquire (part of speech: verb)
- expect (part of speech: verb)
- hope (part of speech: verb)
- believe (part of speech: verb)
- "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
- "The Film Mystery", Arthur B. Reeve.
- "Who Goes There?", Blackwood Ketcham Benson.