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Definitions for (noun) presumption

Main entry: presumption Definition: a kind of discourtesy in the form of an act of presuming Usage: his presumption was intolerable

Main entry: assumption, presumption, presumptuousness, effrontery Definition: audacious (even arrogant) behavior that you have no right to Usage: he despised them for their presumptuousness

Main entry: presumption Definition: (law) an inference of the truth of a fact from other facts proved or admitted or judicially noticed

Main entry: given, precondition, presumption Definition: an assumption that is taken for granted