Definition of Presumably

1. Adverb. By reasonable assumption. "Presumably, he missed the train"

Exact synonyms: Presumptively
Partainyms: Presumable



Definition of Presumably

1. adv. In a presumable manner; by, or according to, presumption.

Definition of Presumably

1. Adverb. Able to be sensibly presumed. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Presumably

1. [adv]

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Literary usage of Presumably

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1. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George H Warner (1902)
"KALIDASA (presumably, Sixth Century AD) BY AV WILLIAMS JACKSON is the poet in Sanskrit literature whose name may best be compared with Shakespeare. ..."

2. The History of Human Marriage by Edward Westermarck (1922)
"The social factor has also presumably made itself felt in the distinctions between persons of different sex and of different age. ..."

3. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"Thomas accepts it is presumably due to the fact that he found it in possession, and recognized as ..."

4. The Dial edited by Francis Fisher Browne (1883)
"... and, after a career impossible outside of a romance, marries an English nobleman, thereby presumably reaching the acme of social success. ..."

5. The Law of Contracts by Samuel Williston, Clarence Martin Lewis (1920)
"... to form memorandum under Statute of Frauds, 582. may serve as memorandum under Statute of Frauds, 568. properly addressed presumably arrive, ..."

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