supposer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

suppose +‎ -er.

Noun[edit]

supposer (plural supposers)

  1. One who supposes.
    • 1834, Sir James Mackintosh, History of the revolution in England in 1688:
      It is evident, however, that such suppositions can do no more than illustrate the peculiar opinions of the supposer, and cannot prove that which, in the nature of things, they pre-suppose.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French supposer, from Old French supposer, borrowed from Latin suppōnō, suppōnere, altered based on French poser.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sy.po.ze/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

supposer

  1. to suppose, to think, to reckon, to surmise
    Supposons qu'il puisse te faire oublier.
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)
  2. to suggest, to imply

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French supposer, borrowed from Latin suppōnō, suppōnere, altered based on poser.

Verb[edit]

supposer

  1. to suppose (to assume to be true)

Conjugation[edit]

  • Middle French conjugation varies from one text to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.