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presumption
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The Hobbit
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  • In short Bilbo was "Presumed Dead," and not everybody that said so was sorry to find the presumption wrong.
  • In short Bilbo was "Presumed Dead," and not everybody that said so was sorry to find the presumption wrong.

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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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