Definition of PRESUMING

pre·sum·ing·ly \-ˈzü-miŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of PRESUMING

  1. <it's rather presuming of you to expect to be our first choice for the award>
  2. <I thought it presuming of him to think that we would invite him along.>

First Known Use of PRESUMING

15th century

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