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Synonyms for premise
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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How to use premise in a sentence?

  1. Chief Financial Officer Luka Mucic:

    There is no structural reason why operating margins of our cloud business should not exceed those of our classical on-premise business.

  2. Donald Trump:

    ( Adoptions) was the primary thing that we had spoken about in the meeting, you know that's not the premise that got them in the room and then they started it was essentially a bait and switch to talk about that, and everyone has basically said that in testimony already.

  3. Dan Morris:

    The reason you're seeing Europe up so much, they're basically doing it on the premise of significant euro depreciation as a follow-on for QE.

  4. Edward J. Burns:

    The fundamental premise of the affidavit is that because a piece of information discovered in an entirely independent police investigation is not in the dioceses files, the diocese must have hidden or concealed that information and is continuing to hide or conceal that information, so that it warrants a raid of religious offices.

  5. Bill Clinton:

    My husband and Loretta Lynch said they did n’t say a word about this, i honestly reject that premise, partly because there’s a chain of command in Justice Department.


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