Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • With presumption; overconfidently; arrogantly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb Confidently; arrogantly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb confidently; arrogantly

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

presuming +‎ -ly

Examples

  • The plan was to hold them under U.S. guard, but presumingly beyond the reach of U.S. law and international treaties.

    CNN Transcript Jan 11, 2007

  • He saw that she was not yet out of the elusive mood; not yet to be treated presumingly; and he was correspondingly careful to tranquillize her.

    The Woodlanders

  • Lots of video of cars driving off, presumingly carrying the Hollywood royalty.

    CNN Transcript Nov 27, 2006

  • He saw that she was not yet out of the elusive mood; not yet to be treated presumingly; and he was correspondingly careful to tranquillize her.

    The Woodlanders

  • He goes to the head-master with the most unfounded cram -- stories, and when the master declines to notice them (for he knows Ketch of old), then he goes presumingly to the dean.

    The Channings

  • For Harith, son of Zalim, who was with them, as we before stated, seeing the party discomfited, said to himself, Why should I thus presumingly interfere, till I die slaughtered?

    Antar :

  • Comedy Central got the message loud and clear that the parody of the iPhone wasn't fully appreciated by someone at (presumingly)

    [H]ardOCP News/Article Feed

  • "Professor Elmore," she said, "I am not going to have you think that he ever behaved in the least presumingly.

    A Fearful Responsibility and Other Stories

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