Definition: an idea or statement that is looked upon as being true
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): assertion, presumption
Antonym(s): rejection, denial
1. According to the scientist’s premise, the explosion might have been caused by a gas leak.
2. If we go along with Darwin’s premise, we must believe in the theory of evolution.
3. The researcher’s premise will be viewed as true until someone disproves the results of his study.