# assuming

## EnglishEdit

### PronunciationEdit

- IPA
^{(key)}: /əˈsjuːmɪŋ/, /əˈsuːmɪŋ/

### VerbEdit

**assuming**

### NounEdit

**assuming** (*plural* **assumings**)

- An assumption.
**December 16, 1656**, Thomas Burton,*diary entry*- No positive inference can he drawn from Nayler's confession, as to his assuming the attributes of Christ, but rather a positive denial of these
**assumings**.

- No positive inference can he drawn from Nayler's confession, as to his assuming the attributes of Christ, but rather a positive denial of these

### AdjectiveEdit

**assuming** (*comparative* **more assuming**, *superlative* **most assuming**)

#### Related termsEdit

### ReferencesEdit

- Douglas Harper (2001–2021) , “assuming”, in Online Etymology Dictionary