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ˈprɛm ɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. premise, premiss, assumption(verb)

    a statement that is assumed to be true and from which a conclusion can be drawn

    "on the assumption that he has been injured we can infer that he will not to play"

    Synonyms:
    supposal, presumptuousness, assumption, premiss, effrontery, supposition, laying claim, presumption

  2. premise(verb)

    set forth beforehand, often as an explanation

    "He premised these remarks so that his readers might understand"

    Synonyms:
    premiss, introduce, precede, preface

  3. precede, preface, premise, introduce(verb)

    furnish with a preface or introduction

    "She always precedes her lectures with a joke"; "He prefaced his lecture with a critical remark about the institution"

    Synonyms:
    forgo, innovate, stick in, bring out, enter, predate, antedate, premiss, come before, put in, bring in, inaugurate, forego, insert, usher in, enclose, infix, present, lead, preface, antecede, precede, introduce, inclose, acquaint

  4. premise, premiss(verb)

    take something as preexisting and given

    Synonyms:
    premiss, introduce, precede, preface

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. premise

    Synonyms:
    announce, forestate, preface

    Antonyms:
    add, append, infer, gather, supplement, subjoin

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. premise(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    preface, lay down beforehand, state at the outset, set forth at the beginning

  2. premise(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    begin, enter upon the subject, state beforehand

  3. premise(n.)

    Synonyms:
    antecedent proposition

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