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  Definition of Presume
  1. take liberties or act with too much confidence
  2. take to be the case or to be true; accept without verification or proof; "I assume his train was late"
  3. constitute reasonable evidence for; "A restaurant bill presumes the consumption of food"
  4. take upon oneself; act presumptuously, without permission; "How dare you call my lawyer?"
Similar Words: assume, take for granted, make bold, dare

 

Hyponyms: presuppose, suppose

 

Derivational Morphology: presumption, presumptuousness, effrontery, assumption, given, precondition, premise, premiss, supposition, supposal

 

Anagrams: supreme

 

 
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