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Definition of posit verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    posit something posit that… (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they posit
    he / she / it posits
    past simple posited
    -ing form positing
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  1. 1to suggest or accept that something is true so that it can be used as the basis for an argument or discussion synonym postulate
  2. 2 Most religions posit the existence of life after death.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: posit