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April 20th, 2018

Word of the Day 04/20/18 Presumptuous

Presumptuous (adjective)
presumptuous [pri-zuhmp-choo-uh s]
(previously 03-29-13)

adjective
1. full of, characterized by, or showing presumption or readiness to presume in conduct or thought, as by saying or doing something without right or permission.
2. unwarrantedly or impertinently bold; forward.
3. Obsolete. presumptive.

Can be confused
presumptive

Synonyms
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1, 2. impertinent, audacious; fresh; arrogant.

Antonyms
1, 2. modest, unassuming.

Synonym Study
1, 2. See bold.


Origin: 1300-50; Middle English < Late Latin praesūmptuōsus, variant of Latin praesūmptiōsus. See presumption, -ous

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Hello all.

Welcome to another Friday. Yay for us surviving another week.

I hope everyone is doing well with this month's challenges, which are crossovers and a WIP push.

If anyone finds a crazy and cantakerous bunny hopping around, could you please box him up and ship him home. He's been missed around here.

Onto this week's quote. I hope it inspires folks.

"Lust for the future, but treasure the past."

Jimmy Buffett

Do with it what you will.

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Well, after completely forgetting about my challenge day on Monday, this time I at least managed 112 words. Not great, but not zero.

Next up is csichick_2. Here's hoping you get way more words than me!
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