Meaning of “presumably” in the English Dictionary

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"presumably" in British English

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presumablyadverb

uk /prɪˈzjuː.mə.bli/ us /prɪˈzuː.mə.bli/

B2 used to say what you think is the likely situation:

They can presumably afford to buy a bigger apartment.
Presumably he just forgot to send the letter.

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(Definition of “presumably” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)