Antonyms of adj assumptive

2 senses of assumptive

Sense 1
assumptive, assuming, presumptuous -- (excessively forward; "an assumptive person"; "on a subject like this it would be too assuming for me to decide"; "the duchess would not put up with presumptuous servants")

INDIRECT (VIA forward) -> backward -- ((used of temperament or behavior) marked by a retiring nature; "a backward lover")

Sense 2
assumptive -- (accepted as real or true without proof; "the assumed reason for his absence"; "assumptive beliefs")

INDIRECT (VIA acknowledged) -> unacknowledged -- (not recognized or admitted)

Similarity of adj assumptive

2 senses of assumptive

Sense 1
assumptive, assuming, presumptuous -- (excessively forward; "an assumptive person"; "on a subject like this it would be too assuming for me to decide"; "the duchess would not put up with presumptuous servants")
       => forward (vs. backward) -- (used of temperament or behavior; lacking restraint or modesty; "a forward child badly in need of discipline")

Sense 2
assumptive -- (accepted as real or true without proof; "the assumed reason for his absence"; "assumptive beliefs")
       => acknowledged (vs. unacknowledged) -- (recognized or made known or admitted; "the acknowledged leader of the community"; "a woman of acknowledged accomplishments"; "his acknowledged error")

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