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presumption
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All`s Well That Ends Well
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presumption
Used in
All`s Well That Ends Well
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  • Inspired merit so by breath is barred: It is not so with Him that all things knows, As 'tis with us that square our guess by shows: But most it is presumption in us when The help of heaven we count the act of men.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I do presume, sir, that you are not fallen From the report that goes upon your goodness; And therefore, goaded with most sharp occasions, Which lay nice manners by, I put you to The use of your own virtues, for the which I shall continue thankful.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I do beseech you, sir, Since you are like to see the king before me, Commend the paper to his gracious hand; Which I presume shall render you no blame, But rather make you thank your pains for it: I will come after you with what good speed Our means will make us means.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: presumption of innocence
as in: he is presumptious
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