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Definition of Assumed

Assumed

  1. of Assume
  2. Supposed.
  3. Pretended; hypocritical; make-believe; as, an assumed character.

Assumed Quotations

The idea of winning a doctor's degree gradually assumed the aspect of a great moral struggle, and the moral fight possessed immense attraction for me.
Elizabeth Blackwell

I've had this terrible stomach problem for years, and that has made touring difficult. People would see me sitting in the corner by myself looking sick and gloomy. The reason is that I was trying to fight against the stomach pain, trying to hold my food down. People looked me and assumed I was some kind of addict.
Kurt Cobain

The Philippines is a country in which a man of morals can't be president, in which a politician who hasn't been linked to any wrongdoing isn't assumed to be honest, but merely better at hiding his corruption.
Raymond Bonner

When we assumed the Soldier, we did not lay aside the Citizen.
George Washington

What then is tragedy? In the Elizabethan period it was assumed that a play ending in death was a tragedy, but in recent years we have come to understand that to live on is sometimes far more tragic than death.
George Pierce Baker
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Assumed Translations

assumed in German is vorausgesetzt, angenommen
assumed in Italian is supposto
assumed in Spanish is supuesto
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