presumptive
Adjective

presumptive

  1. Based on presumption, probability, conjecture, hypothesis or belief.
    By late May, he was already considered his party's presumptive nominee.
  2. Making presumptions; behaving as one who presumes, who assumes that which they perhaps should not.
    Forgive me for being presumptive, but aren't you and Mark engaged?
Synonyms Related terms Translations
  • French: présumé
  • Italian: presuntivo
  • Portuguese: presuntivo
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