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doc Definition of assume
    English to English
  • take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof
  • I assume his train was late.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities
  • When will the new President assume office?.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect
  • His voice took on a sad tone.
    The story took a new turn.
    He adopted an air of superiority.
    She assumed strange manners.
    The gods assume human or animal form in these fables.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person
  • I'll accept the charges.
    She agreed to bear the responsibility.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • occupy or take on
  • He assumes the lotus position.
    She took her seat on the stage.
    We took our seats in the orchestra.
    She took up her position behind the tree.
    Strike a pose.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • 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.
    He usurped my rights.
    She seized control of the throne after her husband died.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • make a pretence of
  • She assumed indifference, even though she was seething with anger.
    He feigned sleep.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • take up someone's soul into heaven
  • This is the day when May was assumed into heaven.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • put clothing on one's body
  • What should I wear today?.
    He put on his best suit for the wedding.
    The princess donned a long blue dress.
    The queen assumed the stately robes.
    He got into his jeans.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • To take to or upon one's self; to take formally and demonstratively; sometimes, to appropriate or take unjustly.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • To be arrogant or pretentious; to claim more than is due.
  • source: Webster 1913
    English to Tagalog
  • [asiúm] Kumuha; umarì ng sa ibá; kanyahin; maghinalà
  • source: Diccionario Ingles-Español-Tagalog
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