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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Excessively forward.

Usage examples (35)
  • My favorite thing, which may sound a little presumptuous, is to try to elevate the material.
  • Being bold and presumptuous, which is rude or arrogant.
  • All that, you see, granny, is what the magistrates would call presumptuous evidence.
  • Vast as the vision was, Dante cannot be called presumptuous for having entertained it. for more
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