Definisi 'assume'
English to English
verb
1 take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof
Example:
• I assume his train was late
source: wordnet30
2 take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities
Example:
• When will the new President assume office?
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3 take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect
Example:
• 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
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4 take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person
Example:
• I'll accept the charges
• She agreed to bear the responsibility
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5 occupy or take on
Example:
• 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
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6 seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession
Example:
• 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
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7 make a pretence of
Example:
• She assumed indifference, even though she was seething with anger
• he feigned sleep
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8 take up someone's soul into heaven
Example:
• This is the day when May was assumed into heaven
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9 put clothing on one's body
Example:
• 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
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10 To take to or upon one's self; to take formally and demonstratively; sometimes, to appropriate or take unjustly.
source: webster1913
11 To be arrogant or pretentious; to claim more than is due.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
article of clothing, clothing, habiliment, vesture, wear, christian religion, christianity, dress, get dressed, change, anticipate, expect, invite, act, move, take, take office,

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