required or under orders
"I'm supposed to be there at ten"; "he was supposed to go to the store"
"the supposed existence of ghosts"
alleged(a), so-called, supposed(adj)
doubtful or suspect
"these so-called experts are no help"
conjectural, divinatory, hypothetical, hypothetic, supposed, suppositional, suppositious, supposititious(adj)
based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence
"theories about the extinction of dinosaurs are still highly conjectural"; "the supposed reason for his absence"; "suppositious reconstructions of dead languages"; "hypothetical situation"
Presumed to be true, but without proof
Jesus is the supposed son of God.
Generally considered or expected.
The movie is supposed to be good.
Having an obligation.
The phone is supposed to save us time.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'SUPPOSED' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2448
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'SUPPOSED' in Written Corpus Frequency: #634
Rank popularity for the word 'SUPPOSED' in Adjectives Frequency: #255
The numerical value of SUPPOSED in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of SUPPOSED in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of SUPPOSED in a Sentence
I almost died from this. I know it's supposed to be funny and s *** t and yeah I get that, but seriously. THIS IS NOT FUNNY. Anorexia is nothing to party about or laugh at. It's real, it's deadly, and should not be marketed as a slutty outfit, want to dress as' Anna Rexia' ? Just go as a Vampire, or a Zombie. Because 1/3 of us are dead.
First of all everybody is dealing with their PAC. You know, it's supposed to be like this secret thing -- they're all dealing.
Renzi and his government were supposed to defeat the anti-politics of Grillo and they're not doing it.
The latest from this supposed democracy expert (and Jordanian prince) is to accuse President Trump of driving the U.S. democracy bus off a cliff. Apparently, Prince Zeid missed the civics lesson on the rule of law.
I'm not happy with him. You think I'm supposed to be happy with him?
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