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presumptuous

presumptuous - Dictionary definition and meaning for word presumptuous

Definition
(adj) excessively forward
Synonyms : assuming , assumptive
Example Sentence
  • an assumptive person
  • on a subject like this it would be too assuming for me to decide
  • the duchess would not put up with presumptuous servants

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for presumptuous

Focus on "Presum" (Presume)--> To overstep your boundaries by boldly PRESUMing/assuming something.
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by KOGrad

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by preetisoni2411

Consider the word in bracket only : pre(sum )ptuous We can relate sum with Money or hafta vasooli. The ppl doing hafta vasooli are ARROGANT and taking LIBERTY of our silence
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by sh_kk

one who pre-assume things is a forward, bold and arrogant person
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by nikhilparasher

Pre+assuming something means you are overly forward and arrogant..in thinking this way
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by everfreshamit

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by friendofafriend

pre + sumptuous = thinking u r sumptuous from before is a conceit act
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by friendofafriend

presumptuous like assuming means haughty
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by friendofafriend

pre(prior)+sumptuous(i.e. temptuous)..thus the one who is temptuous prior to coming here..i.e.haughty, arrogant
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by devspring

Pre assuming thu(throw) us,he is preassuming that he can throw us,shows his ignorance n overconfidence
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by laaptu

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