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presumptuous
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Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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presumptuous
Used in
Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • He was staggered now to think of his own presumption in accepting his friends' offers to accompany him on this meandering, pointless journey.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • We laughed at your stupidity, your cowar-dice, your presumption-" "Presumption!" echoed the Riddle-Hermione, who was more beautiful and yet more terrible than the real Hermione: She swayed, cackling, before Ron, who looked horrified, yet transfixed, the sword hanging pointlessly at his side.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • We laughed at your stupidity, your cowar-dice, your presumption-" "Presumption!" echoed the Riddle-Hermione, who was more beautiful and yet more terrible than the real Hermione: She swayed, cackling, before Ron, who looked horrified, yet transfixed, the sword hanging pointlessly at his side.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: presumption of innocence
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