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Related to assumptive: substantial meaning
1. Characterized by assumption.
2. Taken for granted; assumed.
3. Presumptuous; assuming.
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1. taken for granted.
2. characterized by assumption.
[1605–15; < Latin]
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|Adj.||1.||assumptive - excessively forward; "an assumptive person"; "on a subject like this it would be too assuming for me to decide"; "the duchess would not put up with presumptuous servants"|
forward - used of temperament or behavior; lacking restraint or modesty; "a forward child badly in need of discipline"
|2.||assumptive - accepted as real or true without proof; "the assumed reason for his absence"; "assumptive beliefs"|
acknowledged - recognized or made known or admitted; "the acknowledged leader of the community"; "a woman of acknowledged accomplishments"; "his acknowledged error"
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1. Based on probability or presumption:
Idiom: taken for granted.
2. Rude and disrespectful:
assuming, audacious, bold, boldfaced, brash, brazen, cheeky, contumelious, familiar, forward, impertinent, impudent, insolent, malapert, nervy, overconfident, pert, presuming, presumptuous, pushy, sassy, saucy, smart.
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