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Synonyms of posit

Noun


1. postulate, posit, proposition

usage: (logic) a proposition that is accepted as true in order to provide a basis for logical reasoning

Verb


1. situate, fix, posit, deposit, put, set, place, pose, position, lay

usage: put (something somewhere) firmly; "She posited her hand on his shoulder"; "deposit the suitcase on the bench"; "fix your eyes on this spot"

2. submit, state, put forward, posit, propose, suggest, advise

usage: put before; "I submit to you that the accused is guilty"

3. postulate, posit, presuppose, suppose

usage: take as a given; assume as a postulate or axiom; "He posited three basic laws of nature"

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