What does assumptive mean?

assumptive meaning in General Dictionary

Assumed or effective at becoming presumed described as presumption making unwarranted claims

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  • excessively forward
  • accepted as real or true without evidence
  • Assumed, or capable of becoming presumed; described as presumption; making unwarranted statements.

assumptive meaning in Etymology Dictionary

very early 15c., from Latin assumptivus, from assumpt-, previous participle stem of assumere "take up, take to yourself" (identify assume) + -ive.

assumptive meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Assumed, or effective at becoming assumed; characterized by presumption; making unwarranted claims.