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English definition of “presume”

presume

verb [I] (BE RUDE)   /prɪˈzum/
to be rude by doing something you know that you do not have a right to do: [+ to infinitive] How can you presume to criticize me when you did the same thing yourself?
(Definition of presume verb (BE RUDE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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