Synonyms for (noun) presumption

Synonyms: presumption

Definition: a kind of discourtesy in the form of an act of presuming

Usage: his presumption was intolerable

Similar words: discourtesy, offence, offense, offensive activity

Definition: a lack of politeness; a failure to show regard for others; wounding the feelings or others


Synonyms: assumption, presumption, presumptuousness, effrontery

Definition: audacious (even arrogant) behavior that you have no right to

Usage: he despised them for their presumptuousness

Similar words: audaciousness, audacity

Definition: aggressive boldness or unmitigated effrontery

Usage: he had the audacity to question my decision


Synonyms: presumption

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

Similar words: inference, illation

Definition: the reasoning involved in drawing a conclusion or making a logical judgment on the basis of circumstantial evidence and prior conclusions rather than on the basis of direct observation


Synonyms: given, precondition, presumption

Definition: an assumption that is taken for granted

Similar words: assumption, supposal, supposition

Definition: a hypothesis that is taken for granted

Usage: any society is built upon certain assumptions