presumably
Pronunciation
  • (British, New Zealand) IPA: /pɹɪˈzjuːməbli/
  • (America) IPA: /pɹɪˈzuːməbli/
  • (Aus) IPA: /pɹɪˈzjuːməbli/, /pɹɪˈʒuːməbli/
Adverb

presumably

  1. able to be sensibly presumed
    Synonyms: presumptively, presumedly
    Presumably, he will attend the opening.
    • 2011, Phil McNulty, Euro 2012: Montenegro 2-2 England
      Capello made a change on the hour which was presumably enforced by injury as the excellent Young was replaced by Stewart Downing.
      Yet this is the level of [neural] organisation that does the actual thinking—and is, presumably, the seat of consciousness.
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