Synonyms for presumption


1. given, presumption, precondition, assumption, supposition, supposal
usage: an assumption that is taken for granted
2. presumption, inference, illation
usage: (law) an inference of the truth of a fact from other facts proved or admitted or judicially noticed
3. presumption, presumptuousness, effrontery, assumption, audacity, audaciousness
usage: audacious (even arrogant) behavior that you have no right to; "he despised them for their presumptuousness"
4. presumption, discourtesy, offense, offence, offensive activity
usage: a kind of discourtesy in the form of an act of presuming; "his presumption was intolerable"
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