from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Substituted with fraudulent intent; spurious.
- adj. Hypothetical; supposed. See Synonyms at supposed.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Spurious; substituted for the genuine, counterfeit.
- adj. Imaginary; fictitious, pretended to exist.
- adj. Supposed or hypothetical.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Fraudulently substituted for something else; not being what is purports to be; not genuine; spurious; counterfeit.
- adj. Suppositional; hypothetical.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Put by artifice in the place of or assuming the character of another; not genuine; counterfeit; spurious.
- Hypothetical; supposed.
- Synonyms Counterfeit, etc. See spurious.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence
From Latin suppositīcius, from suppositus, past participle of suppōnere, to substitute; see suppose.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin suppositītius, from the participle stem of suppono. (Wiktionary)