suppositive

EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

suppositive (comparative more suppositive, superlative most suppositive)

  1. Including or implying supposition, or hypothesis; supposed.
    • 1605, M. N. [pseudonym; William Camden], Remaines of a Greater Worke, Concerning Britaine, [], London: [] G[eorge] E[ld] for Simon Waterson, OCLC 1064186951:
      Not out of suppositiue coniectures, but out of Alfricus Grammer.

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

suppositive (plural suppositives)

  1. A word denoting or implying supposition.
    The words "if", "granting", and "provided" are suppositives.

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

suppositive

  1. feminine plural of suppositivo