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General dictionaries General (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. assumes: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  2. assumes: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  3. Assumes, assumes: Wordnik [home, info]
  4. assumes: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  5. assumes: Wiktionary [home, info]
  6. assumes: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  7. assumes: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  8. assumes: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. assumes: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. assumes: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (assume)

verb:  seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession ("He assumed to himself the right to fill all positions in the town")
verb:  take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities ("When will the new President assume office?")
verb:  take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect ("She assumed strange manners")
verb:  take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof ("I assume his train was late")
verb:  Christianity, obsolete; take up someone's soul into heaven ("This is the day when May was assumed into heaven")
verb:  occupy or take on ("He assumes the lotus position")
verb:  make a pretence of ("She assumed indifference, even though she was seething with anger")
verb:  take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person
verb:  put clothing on one's body ("The queen assumed the stately robes")

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