I don’t suppose - definition and synonyms

phrase spoken
  1. 1
    used as a polite way of making a request or asking a question, when you are not sure that you will get a positive answer

    I don’t suppose you’d be willing to take me to the airport?

    I don’t suppose you know her phone number, do you?

  2. 2
    used for saying that something is unlikely

    I don’t suppose we’ll ever be rich.

See also main entry: suppose