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presumption
used in The Importance of Being Earnest

3 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
she is presumptuous
Definition
exercising privileges to which one is not entitled — such as being too familiar or too bossy
  • You are presumptuous.
    Act 2 — Garden at the Manor House (74% in)

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?  —2 uses
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  • And I presume you know what that unfortunate movement led to?
    Act 1 — Morning-room in Algernon's flat in Half-Moon Street (76% in)
  • ] Both, if necessary, I presume.
    Act 1 — Morning-room in Algernon's flat in Half-Moon Street (71% in)

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