Sentence Examples

  • The man seemed too presumptuous to be a humble leader for the nation, so he was not elected.
  • The woman's presumptuous questioning made her new colleagues suspicious of her motives.
  • The teachers made sure to meet before or after school so that presumptuous students would not intrude on their meetings.
  • The officials running the town hall meeting were not expecting such presumptuous questions from the attendees.
  • Owing to this officer's presumptuous folly Grant's information only reached the duke on June 18, too late to be of use.