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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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presumptuous

Synonyms:

adjective
curious
inquisitive.
disrespectful
saucy.
friendly
Familiar.
insolent
arrogant, audacious, bold, brash, brazen, callous, candid, cheeky, contemptuous, defiant, derisive, discourteous, disrespectful, flagrant, impertinent, impolite, insolent, insubordinate, irreverent, outrageous, outspoken, rude, sacrilegious, sarcastic, saucy, mouthy.
intrusive
intrusive, invasive.
overconfident
heading for a fall, over-confident.
overweening
overweening, highhanded.
prideful
on one's high horse.
proud
high-and-mighty, dismissive, self-respecting, more dismissive.
self-assured
cocky.
self-confident
arrogant, audacious, bold, cheeky, conceited, confident, contumelious, egotistic, foolhardy, forward, fresh, insolent, overconfident, overfamiliar, overweening, pompous, pretentious, pushy, rash, rude, self-assertive, self-assured, self-satisfied, smug, supercilious, uppity, Presuming.
unasked
supererogatory, unrequested, unwelcome, of one's own accord, without prompting, unbidden, unprompted, Undemanded, of one accord, not asked, of own accord.
uppity
high falutin.
noun
arrogant
egotistic.
presumptuous
assuming, assumptive, forward.
Examples of usage:
  1. I had rather a fancy to be Peter, but he's such a very conspicuous saint that it struck me as being a little presumptuous. – The Altar Steps by Compton MacKenzie
  2. You are yourself quite aware that nobody has thought you presumptuous. – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  3. Types for study were plentiful, however, especially the type of the presumptuous young fellow who dared to admire Elinor Wream. – A Master's Degree by Margaret Hill McCarter
  4. Something I have a very presumptuous wish to find. – A Summer in Leslie Goldthwaite's Life. by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  5. Forgive me if I am presumptuous in asking the question. – A Queen's Error by Henry Curties

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