presumptuous etymology

Middle English word presumptuous comes from Latin -osus, Latin praesumptio (Anticipation. Obstinacy, stubbornness. Presumption.)

Detailed word origin of presumptuous

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-osus Latin (lat) -ose, -ous; full of, prone to. Used to form adjectives from nouns.
praesumptio Latin (lat) Anticipation. Obstinacy, stubbornness. Presumption.
praesumptuosus Latin (lat)
presumptuos Old French (fro)
presumptuous Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as presumptuous

Descendants of -osus
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