What is assumptive?

  • (adj): Accepted as real or true without proof.
    Example: "Assumptive beliefs"
    Synonyms: assumed, taken for granted
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Assumptive Mood
... The assumptive mood (abbreviated ASS) is an epistemic grammatical mood found in some languages, which indicates that the statement is assumed to be true, because it usually ... An English example (even though assumptive mood is not specially marked in English), would be "That must be my mother ...

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