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assumption

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1 something taken as being true or factual and used as a starting point for a course of action or reasoning

  • the widespread assumption that violent entertainment leads to violent behavior in children
  • your argument is faulty because it's based on erroneous assumptions
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2 an exaggerated sense of one's importance that shows itself in the making of excessive or unjustified claims

  • his air of assumption tended to put people off rather quickly
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