believed (part of speech: verb)
declared, taken for granted, assented, given faith, gave faith, supposed, credited, assumed, put faith in, accepted, presumed, held, maintained, affirmed, understood, took for granted, professed, trusted, judged, concluded, believed, surmised, gathered
- Here were six men, who, without the aid of water, succeeded in saving a building, which, at first sight, almost all of them had deemed past hope. - "Roughing it in the Bush", Susanna Moodie.
- The Prince of Wales said, at the opening of his speech, that he deemed this work as " one of national importance." - "Speeches and Addresses of H. R. H. the Prince of Wales: 1863-1888", Edward VII.
- I loved at sight And deemed it right To worship her for days and days. - "Poems", Arthur Macy.