assumptive

adjective
as·sump·tive | \ə-ˈsəm(p)-tiv \

Definition of assumptive 

: of, relating to, or based on assumption

Examples of assumptive in a Sentence

an assumptive and tiresome woman

First Known Use of assumptive

1611, in the meaning defined above

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