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Search phrase: presumption

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All's Well That Ends WellAW II.i.151But most it is presumption in us whenBut most it is presumption in vs, when
Henry VI Part 11H6 II.iii.69Let my presumption not provoke thy wrath,Let my presumption not prouoke thy wrath,
Henry VI Part 22H6 I.ii.34Shall lose his head for his presumption.Shall loose his head for his presumption.
Henry VI Part 22H6 V.i.38That is too much presumption on thy part;That is too much presumption on thy part:
Henry VI Part 33H6 IV.i.114They shall have wars and pay for their presumption.They shall haue Warres, and pay for their presumption.
Henry VI Part 33H6 V.vi.34Thy son I killed for his presumption.Thy Son I kill'd for his presumption.

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confidenceover-confidence, over-assurance, presumption
impudencyimpudence, effrontery, presumption

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presumptionimpudency
presumptionconfidence

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