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Detailed Translations for assume from English to French


to assume verb (assumes, assumed, assuming)

  1. to assume (suppose; presume)
    supposer; présumer
    • supposer verb (suppose, supposes, supposons, supposez, )
    • présumer verb (présume, présumes, présumons, présumez, )
  2. to assume (arrogate)
    usurper; s'arroger; s'attribuer
    • usurper verb (usurpe, usurpes, usurpons, usurpez, )
    • s'arroger verb

Conjugations for assume:

  1. assume
  2. assume
  3. assumes
  4. assume
  5. assume
  6. assume
simple past
  1. assumed
  2. assumed
  3. assumed
  4. assumed
  5. assumed
  6. assumed
present perfect
  1. have assumed
  2. have assumed
  3. has assumed
  4. have assumed
  5. have assumed
  6. have assumed
past continuous
  1. was assuming
  2. were assuming
  3. was assuming
  4. were assuming
  5. were assuming
  6. were assuming
  1. shall assume
  2. will assume
  3. will assume
  4. shall assume
  5. will assume
  6. will assume
continuous present
  1. am assuming
  2. are assuming
  3. is assuming
  4. are assuming
  5. are assuming
  6. are assuming
  1. be assumed
  2. be assumed
  3. be assumed
  4. be assumed
  5. be assumed
  6. be assumed
  1. assume!
  2. let's assume!
  3. assumed
  4. assuming
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for assume:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
présumer assume; presume; suppose conjecture; estimate; guess; postulate; presume; presuppose; speculate; suppose; surmise
s'arroger arrogate; assume
s'attribuer arrogate; assume
supposer assume; presume; suppose believe; believe in; conjecture; estimate; guess; presume; speculate; suppose; surmise
usurper arrogate; assume get hold of; get hold of something; get one's hands on; lay one's hands on; obtain; occupate; receive for one's portion; secure; seize; seize upon; take possession; take possession of
- accept; acquire; adopt; arrogate; bear; don; feign; get into; presume; put on; seize; sham; simulate; strike; take; take for granted; take on; take over; take up; usurp; wear

Related Words for "assume":

Synonyms for "assume":

Related Definitions for "assume":

  1. put clothing on one's body1
    • The queen assumed the stately robes1
  2. take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect1
    • She assumed strange manners1
    • The gods assume human or animal form in these fables1
  3. take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof1
    • I assume his train was late1
  4. take up someone's soul into heaven1
    • This is the day when May was assumed into heaven1
  5. make a pretence of1
    • She assumed indifference, even though she was seething with anger1
  6. occupy or take on1
    • He assumes the lotus position1
  7. seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession1
    • He assumed to himself the right to fill all positions in the town1
  8. take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person1
  9. take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities1
    • When will the new President assume office?1

Wiktionary Translations for assume:

  1. adopt an idea
  2. take on a position
  3. to suppose to be true
  1. choisir quelqu’un pour fils ou pour fille et lui en donner les droits civils en remplir certaines conditions prescrire par la loi.
  2. prendre sur soi, à son compte.
  3. conjecturer, juger par induction.
  4. Poser une chose pour établie (sens général)

Cross Translation:
assume supposer veronderstellen — een bepaalde aanname maken
assume supposer annehmen — eine Vermutung anstellen
assume supposer vermuten — etwas für glaubhaft oder wahrscheinlich halten


Detailed Translations for assume from French to English


assumer verb (assume, assumes, assumons, assumez, )

  1. assumer (accepter; admettre)
    to accept; to abide; to take on; take possession of; to take
  2. assumer (accueillir; recevoir; prendre; )
    to receive; to accept; to collect
    • receive verb (receives, received, receiving)
    • accept verb (accepts, accepted, accepting)
    • collect verb (collects, collected, collecting)

Conjugations for assumer:

  1. assume
  2. assumes
  3. assume
  4. assumons
  5. assumez
  6. assument
  1. assumais
  2. assumais
  3. assumait
  4. assumions
  5. assumiez
  6. assumaient
passé simple
  1. assumai
  2. assumas
  3. assuma
  4. assumâmes
  5. assumâtes
  6. assumèrent
futur simple
  1. assumerai
  2. assumeras
  3. assumera
  4. assumerons
  5. assumerez
  6. assumeront
subjonctif présent
  1. que j'assume
  2. que tu assumes
  3. qu'il assume
  4. que nous assumions
  5. que vous assumiez
  6. qu'ils assument
conditionnel présent
  1. assumerais
  2. assumerais
  3. assumerait
  4. assumerions
  5. assumeriez
  6. assumeraient
passé composé
  1. ai assumé
  2. as assumé
  3. a assumé
  4. avons assumé
  5. avez assumé
  6. ont assumé
  1. assume!
  2. assumez!
  3. assumons!
  4. assumé
  5. assumant
1. je, 2. tu, 3. il/elle/on, 4. nous, 5. vous, 6. ils/elles

Translation Matrix for assumer:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
accept accepter
take avantage; bénéfice; gain; profit
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
abide accepter; admettre; assumer
accept accepter; accueillir; admettre; assumer; engager; entamer; prendre; ramasser; recevoir accepter; accepter un cadeau; accorder; adopter; approuver; autoriser; concéder; consentir; homologuer; ne pas se défendre de qc; permettre; prendre; ratifier; s'accomoder de qc; s'arranger de qc; se contenter de qc; se laisser attribuer qc
collect accepter; accueillir; assumer; engager; entamer; prendre; ramasser; recevoir aller chercher; aller prendre; amasser; améliorer; apprendre; aspirer; assembler; assortir; chercher; chercher à recueillir; collecter; collectionner; conserver; cueillir; emporter; enlever; faire des économies; fumer par les poumons; grouper; inhaler; lever; moissonner; prendre; prendre communication; prendre connaissance; ramasser; rassembler; recevoir communication; recueillir; renifler; respirer; récolter; réunir; s'instruire; se mettre au courant; venir chercher; économiser; épargner
receive accepter; accueillir; assumer; engager; entamer; prendre; ramasser; recevoir apprendre; attraper; intercepter; prendre communication; prendre connaissance; prendre livraison de; recevoir; recevoir communication; s'instruire; saisir; se mettre au courant
take accepter; admettre; assumer accepter; accepter un cadeau; adopter; aller chercher; améliorer; appliquer; apporter; barboter; chiper; choper; collecter; consacrer; dérober; désarrimer; employer; emporter; engager; enlever; faire usage de; faucher; lever; marauder; piller; piquer; prendre; prendre des médicaments; prendre en service; rafler; ramasser; recueillir; retirer; s'emparer; saisir; se servir; se servir de; subtiliser; user; user de; utiliser; voler; ôter
take on accepter; admettre; assumer activer; amorcer; attaquer; avoir en vue; avoir l'intention de; commencer; commencer à; compter faire; donner le signal du départ pour; débuter; démarrer; engager; entamer; entreprendre; entrer en vigueur; envoyer; faire; lancer; mettre en marche; ouvrir; partir; prendre; prendre en charge; prendre en main; s'activer; se mettre en mouvement; toucher
take possession of accepter; admettre; assumer capturer; faire l'apprentissage de; gagner; obtenir; prendre; prendre possession de quelque chose; recevoir; remporter; s'approprier; s'emparer de; se rendre maître de; se saisir de; usurper

Synonyms for "assumer":

Wiktionary Translations for assumer:

  1. prendre sur soi, à son compte.
  1. take on a position

Cross Translation:
assumer manage; get over verarbeiten — (transitiv) (Gefühle) emotional belastende Eindruck, Schicksalsschlag bewältigen