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presumes

verb
present tense third-person singular of presume

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1 to form an opinion from little or no evidence
  • I presume you'll fly if you do go

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2 to take as true or as a fact without actual proof
  • we should presume that a person is innocent until proven guilty

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“Presumes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/presumes. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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