Presumed vs. Assumed
Difference Between Presumed and Assumed
simple past tense and past participle of presume
simple past tense and past participle of assume
appearing to be the most probable, often with some preparations starting to be made for it.
Used in a manner intended to deceive; pretended; simulated.
presumed to be true in the absence of proof to the contrary;the presumed reason for his anger
Supposed or presumed.
accepted as real or true without proof;an assumed increase in populationthe assumed reason for his absenceassumptive beliefshis loyalty was taken for granted
taken as your right without justification;was hearing evidence in an assumed capacityCongress's arrogated powers over domains hitherto belonging to the states
adopted in order to deceive;an assumed namean assumed cheerfulnessa fictitious addressfictive sympathya pretended interesta put-on childish voicesham modesty