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assume
ə'suːm
Main
English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Put clothing on one's body.
  2. Take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect.
  3. Take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof.
  4. Take up someone's soul into heaven.
  5. Make a pretence of.
  6. Occupy or take on.
  7. Seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession.
  8. Take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person.
  9. Take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities.
Hyphenationas•sume
Part of Speech(及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
假定jiǎdìngto assume; to suppose; supposed; so-called; assumption; hypothesis
设想shèxiǎngto imagine; to assume; to envisage; tentative plan; to have consideration for
认为rènwéito believe; to think; to consider; to feel
采取cǎiqǔto adopt or carry out (measures, policies, course of action); to take
呈现chéngxiànto appear; to emerge; to present (a certain appearance); to demonstrate
承担chéngdānto undertake; to assume (responsibility etc)
摆出bǎichūto assume; to adopt (a look, pose, manner etc); to bring out for display
臆断yìduànto assume; assumption
装出zhuāngchūto assume (an air of)
担承dānchéngto undertake; to assume (responsibility etc)
心想xīnxiǎngto think to oneself; to think; to assume
承当chéngdāngto bear (responsibility); to take on; to assume
当上dāngshangto take up duty as; to assume a position; to assume; to take on (an office)
duòto speculate; to conjecture; to assume; to make an intelligent guess; to fathom, (of a woman) beautiful, used in girl's name
duǒto speculate; to conjecture; to assume; to make an intelligent guess; to fathom, (of a woman) beautiful, used in girl's name
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