Meaning of presumed(a) in English
Definitions1. presumed to be true in the absence of proof to the contrary
- « the presumed reason for his anger »
- « I thought they may have presumed too much knowledge of certain things for people who are not comedians. Like Montreal. A comic understands what it is and its importance, but someone else may not know about it. » Todd Barry
- « It can have a secular purpose and have a relationship to God because God was presumed to be both over the state and the church, and separation of church and state was never meant to separate God from government. » Roy Moore
- « The Framers of the Bill of Rights did not purport to 'create' rights. Rather, they designed the Bill of Rights to prohibit our Government from infringing rights and liberties presumed to be preexisting. » William J. Brennan, Jr.