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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