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Definitions for assumptive
əˈsʌmp tɪvas·sump·tive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. assumptive, assuming, presumptuousadjective

    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"

  2. assumptiveadjective

    accepted as real or true without proof

    "the assumed reason for his absence"; "assumptive beliefs"


  1. assumptiveadjective

    Held as true or valid without evidence.

  2. assumptiveadjective

    Forward or presumptuous.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Assumptiveadjective

    That may be assumed.

    Etymology: assumptivus, Lat.


  1. assumptive

    Assumptive is an adjective that describes something that is accepted as real or true without proof or concrete evidence. It refers to beliefs, attitudes, actions, or ideas that are taken for granted or supposed, often used in the analysis and critique of presumptive behavior or conclusions.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Assumptiveadjective

    assumed, or capable of being assumed; characterized by assumption; making unwarranted claims

  2. Etymology: [L. assumptivus, fr. assumptus, fr. assumere.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of assumptive in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of assumptive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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