unpresumptuously

[ pri-zuhmp-choo-uhs ]SEE DEFINITION OF unpresumptuously
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WORD ORIGIN

mid-14c., from Old French presumtuex (12c.; Modern French présomptueux) and directly from Late Latin praesumptuosus, variant of praesumptiosus, from past participle stem of Latin praesumere "anticipate," in Late Latin, "assume" (see presumption). Related: Presumptuously; presumptuousness.

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