Supposably is defined as assumed to be true.adverb
An example of supposably used as an adverb is in the sentence, "It's supposably going to be warm tomorrow," which means that it is assumed that it will be warm tomorrow.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Variant of suppose
- to assume to be true, as for the sake of argument or to illustrate a proof: suppose A equals B
- to believe, think, guess, etc.: I suppose you're right
- presuppose (sense )
- to consider as a proposed or suggested possibility: used in the imperative: suppose they don't come
- to expect or obligate: always in the passive: you're supposed to telephone
Origin: ME supposen < MFr supposer, to suppose, imagine, altered (infl. by poser: see pose) < ML supponere, to suppose, assume < L, to put under, substitute < sub-, sub- + ponere: see position
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