Origin of supposition
Related Words for suppositionalalleged, apparent, conjectural, hypothetic, hypothetical, inferential, likely, presumptive, suppositious, supposititious, suppositive, asserted, presumed, purported
Examples from the Web for suppositional
Historical Examples of suppositional
And that is the opposite––the suppositional opposite––of the mind that is God.
Is it strange that God should have a suppositional 25 opposite?
And for that we owe much to the so-called ‘theory of suppositional opposites.’
This lower, misnamed mind is a false claim, a suppositional mind, which I prefer to call mortal mind.Unity of Good
Mary Baker Eddy
In the Petyt, however, we get a suppositional explanation of its manifestly purer text.The Choise of Valentines
- the act of supposing
- a fact, theory, etc, that is supposed
Word Origin and History for suppositional
early 15c., a term in logic, from Late Latin suppositionem (nominative suppositio) "assumption, hypothesis," noun of action from past participle stem of supponere (see suppose); influenced by Greek hypothesis.