Definition of suppositively in English:

suppositively

adverb

  • In a suppositive or suppositious manner; by way of supposition; on a supposition; hypothetically; supposedly.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Abraham Fleming (c1552–1607), author, literary editor, and Church of England clergyman. From post-classical Latin suppositive + -ly.

Pronunciation

suppositively

/səˈpɒzɪtɪvli/