Examples of presumably in a Sentence
presumably he's going on the trip for business reasons, but we have our doubts
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To have their twins via surrogacy, the Franks would presumably have had to take legal risks within their own state or contract with a surrogate elsewhere.
The seller presumably has no connection to Amazon, but has purchased a number of Fire TV Sticks and modified their software in order to resell them with Kodi capability.
Google presumably has the personal data on most of us to make a much more precise calculation—and to suggest more specific incentives than cupcakes or burning calories.
And presumably Chiuri has designers on her team of varying ages and backgrounds who challenge her ideas.
The creatures would presumably have more free reign over food and space living alone, Tayag writes.
Ex-politicians offer expertise, contacts and—presumably—quiet influence among former colleagues.
News of his death Thursday morning at age 82, presumably of a heart attack, began trending on Twitter.
If the Republican majority agrees to such a deal, the result could mean as much as $100 billion more in domestic spending, some of which presumably would go to NSF and other research agencies.
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First Known Use of presumably
Synonymsevidently, ostensibly, ostensively, apparently, putatively, seemingly, supposedly
Related Wordsexternally, outwardly, visibly; believably, credibly; assumably, likely, presumedly, probably; conceivably, maybe, mayhap, perchance, perhaps, possibly, professedly, supposably; allegedly, purportedly, reportedly, reputedly; clearly, distinctly, manifestly, obviously, plainly, self-evidently; assuredly, positively, surely
Near Antonymsimplausibly, impossibly, improbably, incredibly
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