Sentence Examples


  • It was presumptuous of him to purchase them.
  • Then I remember; he'd been similarly presumptuous at every turn from the very start.
  • While Prince Andrew went to report about the purple-faced general, that gentleman--evidently not sharing Boris' conception of the advantages of the unwritten code of subordination--looked so fixedly at the presumptuous lieutenant who had prevented his finishing what he had to say to the adjutant that Boris felt uncomfortable.
  • Review: Highly presumptuous of me to review as I have not read the entire novella.
  • That is something that we are still only learning, so we should beware of being too presumptuous ourselves.

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