English to Afrikaans Meaning :: assume

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Assume :
aanvaar
- aanvaaraanvaarveronderstelveronderstelling
 

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Verb(1) take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof(2) take on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities(3) take on a certain form, attribute, or aspect(4) take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person(5) occupy or take on(6) seize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession(7) make a pretence of(8) take up someone's soul into heaven(9) put clothing on one's body

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(1) This is especially true in an age of reality television, which allow the news reports coming from Iraq to assume a surreal quality.(2) Far be it from him to assume that marriage was supposed to be fun.(3) Obviously the police haven't confirmed yet whether the guy was involved in yesterday's bombings, but I suppose one can reasonably assume that he was.(4) Marriage exists because people must take responsibility for childcare and assume economic obligations.(5) The overall goal of these institutions is to prepare each generation to assume the obligations and responsibilities of a productive citizen.(6) He'll outline plans for a transitional authority, due to assume control on the 30th of June.(7) We assume full responsibility for the content of this article.(8) I won't be a Staines much longer as I am likely going to assume the name of my stepfather (which is ÔÇÿWangstaffÔÇÖ).(9) We were supposed to assume these two were representative of all young single mothers without support; the voice of Buggy Street.(10) Anyone can assume the appearance of hopes and values.(11) let's assume he's not a complete idiot(12) Both, for obscure hedonistic purposes, assume the false name Ernest only to find that their respective paramours, Cecily and Gwendolen, will spurn any man who does not go by that name.(13) don't assume that people will listen(14) topics which assume detailed knowledge of local events(15) Well, here he is anyway, starring in a tale about a frumpy kid who is given an amazing device that allows him to assume the appearance of anyone he wants to.(16) It should assume full responsibility and accept creditors' demands for additional collateral.
Related Words
(1) assume responsibility ::
aanvaar verantwoordelikheid
(2) assume control ::
neem beheer
(3) assume the office of ::
aanvaar die kantoor van
(4) assume the position ::
aanvaar die posisie
(5) assume office ::
aanvaar kantoor
(6) assume a post ::
aanvaar 'n pos
Synonyms
Verb
1. presume ::
veronderstel
2. affect ::
invloed
3. acquire ::
verkry
4. accept ::
aanvaar
5. seize ::
gryp
6. take on ::
aanvat
7. don ::
Don
8. take ::
neem
9. feign ::
Stel
Antonyms
1. disavow ::
loochenen
2. disclaim ::
ontken
3. disown ::
verloën
4. repudiate ::
verwerp
Different Forms
assume, assumed, assumes, assuming
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I assume you mean
metaphorically.

I ASSUME you mean metaphorically.

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 9


I think we can assume all Kryptonian
condiments were destroyed...

I think we can ASSUME all Kryptonian condiments were destroyed...

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 11


I mean, it\'s unfair.
People just assume I\'m going to be upset

I mean, it's unfair. People just ASSUME I'm going to be upset

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 18


I assume we\'re talking
about you now?

I ASSUME we're talking about you now?

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 23


Now, given that winter is coming,
one can assume she\'s signaling...

Now, given that winter is coming, one can ASSUME she's signaling...

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 3


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