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asumir : assume (v.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: asumir: assume ]

Derivatives of asumir

v. (cognition)1. assume, presume, take for grantedtake to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof.; "I assume his train was late"
~ presuppose, supposetake for granted or as a given; suppose beforehand.; "I presuppose that you have done your work"
~ anticipate, expectregard something as probable or likely.; "The meteorologists are expecting rain for tomorrow"
v. (social)2. adopt, assume, take on, take overtake on titles, offices, duties, responsibilities.; "When will the new President assume office?"
~ resumeassume anew.; "resume a title"; "resume an office"; "resume one's duties"
~ take officeassume an office, duty, or title.; "When will the new President take office?"
v. (change)3. acquire, adopt, assume, take, take ontake on a certain form, attribute, or aspect.; "His voice took on a sad tone"; "The story took a new turn"; "he adopted an air of superiority"; "She assumed strange manners"; "The gods assume human or animal form in these fables"
~ changeundergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature.; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
~ re-assumetake on again, as after a time lapse.; "He re-assumed his old behavior"
v. (possession)4. accept, assume, bear, take overtake on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person.; "I'll accept the charges"; "She agreed to bear the responsibility"
~ taketake into one's possession.; "We are taking an orphan from Romania"; "I'll take three salmon steaks"
~ carry-the can, face the musicaccept the unpleasant consequences of one's actions.
v. (motion)5. assume, strike, take, take upoccupy or take on.; "He assumes the lotus position"; "She took her seat on the stage"; "We took our seats in the orchestra"; "She took up her position behind the tree"; "strike a pose"
~ movemove so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion.; "He moved his hand slightly to the right"
~ fill, occupy, takeassume, as of positions or roles.; "She took the job as director of development"; "he occupies the position of manager"; "the young prince will soon occupy the throne"
v. (possession)6. arrogate, assume, seize, take over, usurpseize and take control without authority and possibly with force; take as one's right or possession.; "He assumed to himself the right to fill all positions in the town"; "he usurped my rights"; "She seized control of the throne after her husband died"
~ taketake by force.; "Hitler took the Baltic Republics"; "The army took the fort on the hill"
~ annextake (territory) as if by conquest.; "Hitler annexed Lithuania"
~ appropriate, conquer, seize, capturetake possession of by force, as after an invasion.; "the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants"; "The army seized the town"; "The militia captured the castle"
~ preoccupyoccupy or take possession of beforehand or before another or appropriate for use in advance.; "the army preoccupied the hills"
~ hijackseize control of.; "they hijacked the judicial process"
~ raidtake over (a company) by buying a controlling interest of its stock.; "T. Boone Pickens raided many large companies"
v. (creation)7. assume, feign, sham, simulatemake a pretence of.; "She assumed indifference, even though she was seething with anger"; "he feigned sleep"
~ pretend, dissemble, actbehave unnaturally or affectedly.; "She's just acting"
~ playpretend to be somebody in the framework of a game or playful activity.; "Let's play like I am mommy"; "Play cowboy and Indians"
~ feintdeceive by a mock action.; "The midfielder feinted to shoot"
v. (contact)8. assumetake up someone's soul into heaven.; "This is the day when May was assumed into heaven"
~ christian religion, christianitya monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the Old Testament and the teachings of Jesus as embodied in the New Testament and emphasizing the role of Jesus as savior.
~ receive, take in, inviteexpress willingness to have in one's home or environs.; "The community warmly received the refugees"
v. (body)9. assume, don, get into, put on, wearput clothing on one's body.; "What should I wear today?"; "He put on his best suit for the wedding"; "The princess donned a long blue dress"; "The queen assumed the stately robes"; "He got into his jeans"
~ dress, get dressedput on clothes.; "we had to dress quickly"; "dress the patient"; "Can the child dress by herself?"
~ hatput on or wear a hat.; "He was unsuitably hatted"
~ try on, tryput on a garment in order to see whether it fits and looks nice.; "Try on this sweater to see how it looks"
~ scarfwrap in or adorn with a scarf.
~ slip onput on with ease or speed.; "slip into something more comfortable after work"; "slip on one's shoes"