Usage examples for supposed

  1. He never learnt that his father, supposed to have been murdered, was himself a murderer. – The World's Greatest Books, Vol III by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.
  2. I'm supposed to be a boy who has run away from a circus." – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue Giving a Show by Laura Lee Hope
  3. " But Storm's still supposed to be Mrs. Shuster's secretary," said Jack. – The Lightning Conductor Discovers America by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
  4. I supposed she was dead until the day she came to me. – At the Time Appointed by A. Maynard Barbour
  5. " I supposed so," said Alma, calmly. – A Hazard of New Fortunes by William Dean Howells
  6. Miss Boyce and her mother would, he supposed, be down directly. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  7. What are we supposed to do if there's a 'minor difficulty'? – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  8. However, all girls looked good to me- as they were supposed to. – The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar
  9. Dosett he supposed to be,- in his, Dosett's way,- fairly well off. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  10. He was away from home, Mark said, and I went after him, to where he was supposed to be. – The Author Of Beltraffio by Henry James
  11. " I am not supposed to know the ways of society," she said, " but I don't think I want to know much about this sort of society." – A Sweet Girl Graduate by Mrs. L.T. Meade
  12. About this sad case of McLean's, major, as I supposed you were. – 'Laramie;' or, The Queen of Bedlam. by Charles King
  13. He was not dead, as she had at first supposed; but he was in a very death- like sleep. – Cruel As The Grave by Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  14. I asked Warri where he supposed it led to, and he answered " Coolgardie!" – Spinifex and Sand Five Years' Pioneering and Exploration in Western Australia by David W Carnegie
  15. Dad's supposed to be rich, but he isn't. – Isle o' Dreams by Frederick F. Moore
  16. That was better than feeling nothing, he supposed. – O+F by John Moncure Wetterau
  17. He supposed she sent him one every day. – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  18. Are they supposed to drink three times at once? – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  19. I always supposed you did. – The Princess Passes by Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson
  20. Was I supposed to have some? – Man of Many Minds by E. Everett Evans