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She was about 35, Dexter supposed.
The game was not as one-sided as we had supposed.
I suppose she must be delighted about getting the job.
Scientists can only suppose that the illness is caused by a virus.
Older people can learn much more quickly than is commonly supposed.
We have no reason to suppose that he’s done anything illegal.
There was good reason to suppose that she had left the country.
She was accompanied by a man whom we supposed to be her husband.
I suppose we could afford a new car.
You don’t suppose that he’s going to hurt anyone, do you?
I suppose I had better get back to work.
Sarah supposed that she could stay with her parents if all else failed.
The law supposes that parents know what is best for their children.
I suppose you realize you’ve ruined the carpet?
You’re supposed to make a copy of the contract before you mail it.
Am I supposed to be at the meeting on Tuesday?
This isn’t what we’re supposed to be discussing.
Latin America is supposed to be a pretty inexpensive place to travel in.
This restaurant is supposed to make excellent salads.
The new regulations are supposed to help single parents.
Today was supposed to have been sunny, but it’s raining.
“I think their new building is really impressive.” “Well, I suppose so.”
“Could you loan me $50?” “Yes, I suppose so.”
Let us suppose that we could live anywhere we want.
“I just assumed you wouldn’t know.” “Well, what’s that supposed to mean?”
This is the American English definition of suppose. View British English definition of suppose.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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