Sentence Examples

  • Then, thinking his statement presumptive added, "When things settle down."
  • The muzzle probably formed a snout in life; and there is presumptive evidence that these animals were very long-lived.
  • Beton was arrested and the regency fell to the heir presumptive James, earl of Arran, whose inclinations were towards England and the Protestant party, and who hoped to secure the hand of the infant princess for his own son.
  • Of Amalric I., carried to her husband - a French adventurer - a presumptive title to the crown, which would never be admitted without dispute.
  • Whatever theoretical reasons there may be for assuming his earlier existence, they must be held as warranting no more than a presumptive conclusion, which up to the present time lacks confirmation by certain evidence.