bab.la Language World Cup 2016
Vote for your favourite language!
"presumptuous" German translation
That may sound presumptuous, too aggressive for some, too optimistic for others.
Who would be so presumptuous as to give guarantees of safety over such a long period of time?
This may seem presumptuous, given the scope of the task, but it is my profound conviction.
It would be presumptuous to say that one's own paper really is the best thing we have for the next hundred years to come.
We are not so presumptuous as to think that only Parliament can regulate and that only Parliament can create appropriate regulations, including detailed regulations.
That is presumptuous and offends the customs and practices of other countries.
To impose standards on other countries can come across as presumptuous, moralistic or patronising.
Of course, it would be extremely presumptuous for me to say that I have done all this single-handedly.
Synonyms (English) for "presumptuous":
Context sentences for "presumptuous" in German
How absurdly presumptuous of us to think we are morally superior to the others!
This is presumptuous and it will not become law.
I would not be so presumptuous.
It would, of course, be presumptuous to expect everything to be achieved by this directive and the long-term upgrading work it requires from railway operators.
I am sorry if this looks a little presumptuous on my part, but please make the comparison and then we will talk about it.
Isolating a gene is, in itself, a technical tour de force, but calling genetic material taken from the body an invention is somewhat presumptuous.
Suggest new English to German translation
Do you know of specific regional German expressions? Perhaps you have a great German translation for a particular English phrase? If you do then you can make your own addition to the English-German dictionary here.
Latest word suggestions by users: wyvern, to make out with sb, record, background, weekend getaway
presumably · presume · presumed · presumedly · presumes · presuming · presumption · presumptions · presumptive · presumptively · presumptuous · presumptuously · presumptuousness · presupposing · presupposition · presynaptic · presyopic · pretax · preteen · preteenager · pretence
More in the English-Dutch dictionary.