presumably

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) (NZ) IPA: /prɪˈzjuːməbli/
  • (US) IPA: /prɪˈzuːməbli/
  • (AU) IPA: /prɪˈzjuːməbli/ or /prɪˈʒuːməbli/

Adverb[change]

Positive
presumably

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. You use presumably to show that you expect or believe something to be true, but you don't know.
    The disease presumably originated in Canada.