Textual thesaurus for "posit"

(noun) postulate

(logic) a proposition that is accepted as true in order to provide a basis for logical reasoning

(verb) postulate

take as a given; assume as a postulate or axiom

He posited three basic laws of nature

(verb) put forward, submit, state

put before

I submit to you that the accused is guilty

(verb) fix, situate, deposit

put (something somewhere) firmly

She posited her hand on his shoulder; deposit the suitcase on the bench; fix your eyes on this spot