i had assumed, somewhat presumptuously, that meaning, i had assumed, somewhat presumptuously, that defin...

Collins

assumed name  

     ( assumed names    plural  ) If you do something under an assumed name, you do it using a name that is not your real name.      n-count   usu under N   (=pseudonym)  
Translation English - Cobuild Collins Dictionary  
See also:

assume, assured, assure, amused

Collaborative Dictionary     English Cobuild
exp.
it occurred to me, I suddenly thought of it, I had an idea all of a sudden
E.g: I wondered all day long how to solve this problem and it suddenly hit me...I had to talk to Marry.
exp.
J'aime travailler !
n.
Phrase used when someone has brought all the evidences to support his point of view; "I'm done with explanations"
exp.
I can't understand it, I can't believe it, I can't accept it
exp.
acronym of As Far As I Know, from the best of my knowledge, according to the information that I have
n.
Something that as soon as it is done becomes decided upon to repeat the next year and years to come. Does not necessarily have to had been done previous years to be defined an instant tradition.
exp.
You say 'top that!' when you have achieved something and you want to challenge other people to do better
I know four celebrities - top that!
exp.
En cualquier momento, tendré pruebas para conformarlo.
n.
Drug that produces Mydriasis
n.
person that you date
exp.
face a specific situation; act in a certain way
E.g.: John went out of rehab a few days ago and he is determined to not go down that road again.
exp.
¡no toques eso!
exp.
expression used to describe a lost opportunity or something that is unlikely to happen in the current circumstances
n.
something that improves morale
id.
expression used to show full agreement on smth.
exp.
I have no idea; I don't have a clue
[Informal] E.g.: Why was she upset? - Beats me!
n.
"It's a list of all the people and things I hate so much I want to hit them in the face with a shovel." Concept coming from the Marian Keyes novel, The Mystery of Mercy Close (2012).
n.
face that people are showing during orgasm
SLANG
n.
to release sth that is tied up
n.
restaurant; bar, pub, cafe that serves also food
[UK]
v.
To publicly say that something should be done
I have never advocate my opinion because I am shy to speak in front of many people.
n.
device that holds a book while reading it
n.
the part of philosophy that deals with knowledge
n.
used to describe a person. i.e this is the qua am telling you about or he is a fantastic qua
n.
(british slang) "a strong drink" as in "i need a stiff whisky so pour me a real snorter", or (nautical slang) "a strong wind".
Slang
n.
a false acronym created "backwards", i.e. from a phrase deliberately invented to generate the acronym, e.g. posh "port out starboard home".
n.
means a liquid is not clear: this tea's got bits in it, I don't like yogurt with bits in it
assez proche de l'idée de 'il y a à boire et à manger'
exp.
spend time and energy doing something that is pointless
expression arisen in the 15th century when Newcastle (England) was a major exporter of coal

head

Reverso Community

  • Create your own vocabulary list
  • Contribute to the Collaborative Dictionary
  • Improve and share your linguistic knowledge
Advertising
"Collins Cobuild English Dictionary for Advanced Learners 4th edition published in 2003 © HarperCollins Publishers 1987, 1995, 2001, 2003 and Collins A-Z Thesaurus 1st edition first published in 1995 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995"
Advertising