Translation of "presume" - English-Spanish dictionary

presume

verb uk /prɪˈzjuːm/ us /prɪˈzum/

to think that something is probably true, although you are not certain

suponer
I presume you’ve done your homework.

(Translation of “presume” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

presume

verb /prəˈzjuːm/

to believe that something is true without proof; to take for granted

presumir, suponer
When I found the room empty, I presumed that you had gone home
’Has he gone?’ ’I presume so.’

to be bold enough (to act without the right, knowledge etc to do so)

atreverse, permitirse
I wouldn’t presume to advise someone as clever as you.
presumably adverb

I presume

se supone que, es de suponer
She’s not in her office – presumably she went home early.
presumption /-ˈzamp-/ noun

something presumed

presunción, suposición
She married again, on the presumption that her first husband was dead.

unsuitable boldness, etc in one’s behaviour towards another person

presunción
It would be presumptuous to expect her to agree automatically to your proposal.
presumptuous /-ˈzamptjuəs, (American) -ˈzamptʃuəs/ adjective

impolitely bold

presuntuoso
It would be presumptuous to assume that you will definitely be offered a place on the course.
presumptuousness noun

presunción, atrevimiento

(Translation of “presume” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)