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presumptuousness

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1 an exaggerated sense of one's importance that shows itself in the making of excessive or unjustified claims
  • only a person of unparalleled presumptuousness would assert that she knows all there is to know about words

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2 shameless boldness
  • he found that a certain amount of presumptuousness could get you in trouble, but it could also get you into places where you normally weren't allowed

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“Presumptuousness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/presumptuousness. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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