Noun(1) a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence(2) a hypothesis that is taken for granted(3) the cognitive process of supposing
(1) their outrage was based on supposition and hearsay(2) they were working on the supposition that his death was murder(3) Given the electoral history of Britain since 1979 these suppositions were reasonable enough.(4) Such suppositions often invite skepticism and scorn, especially among Westerners.(5) Now, there are what I have said are suppositions .(6) In fact, the article includes numerous suppositions and makes inferences that miss the mark because of inaccuracies, misunderstood information, and a lack of research.(7) There is no direct evidence, and what follows is too contingent on a series of hypothetical suppositions to be convincing.(8) Let us remember that so many of their assertions are mere suppositions and theories which cannot be proved, and which may very well be disproved, as so many have been disproved during the past hundred years.(9) Extract facts, suppositions and nuggets of information from technical explanations.(10) Such a circular argument, which relies on its own suppositions as proof, can be used to justify anything.(11) There is no reason to assume you will have the same beliefs in these two cases, under these suppositions of differing strengths.(12) All too often in this book, the author is forced to fall back on her own suppositions and general guesswork.(13) I hope he writes a more generalized theoretical piece that articulates his disagreement with colleagues on this issue - the issue of proving one's suppositions and ideas.(14) These are not mere suppositions or wishful thinkings.(15) Hypotheses are suppositions about causes which may be entertained by a scientist in cases where it is not practical to induce the separate laws.(16) As mentioned above, and as we discuss in Part IV, these suppositions are in some tension with existing evidence.
1. belief ::
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Different Formssupposition, suppositions
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