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presumption
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  • I’m only a stupid old woman and I wouldn’t presume to do such a thing.
  • "Oh, well," said Mr. Bartell D’Arcy, "I presume there are as good singers today as there were then."

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as in: presumption of innocence Define
something thought of as true without proof
as in: he is presumptuous Define
exercising privileges to which one is not entitled -- such as being too familiar or too bossy
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