Cite
 

Synonyms for posit

Noun

1. postulate, posit, proposition
usage: (logic) a proposition that is accepted as true in order to provide a basis for logical reasoning

Verb

1. situate, fix, posit, deposit, put, set, place, pose, position, lay
usage: put (something somewhere) firmly; "She posited her hand on his shoulder"; "deposit the suitcase on the bench"; "fix your eyes on this spot"
2. submit, state, put forward, posit, propose, suggest, advise
usage: put before; "I submit to you that the accused is guilty"
3. postulate, posit, presuppose, suppose
usage: take as a given; assume as a postulate or axiom; "He posited three basic laws of nature"
WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

See also: posit (Dictionary)

 

Related Content

Synonyms Index