Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) premise, premiss, assumption (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 play"
- S: (v) premise (set forth beforehand, often as an explanation) "He premised these remarks so that his readers might understand"
- S: (v) precede, preface, premise, introduce (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"
- S: (v) premise, premiss (take something as preexisting and given)