jump (or leap) to conclusions (or the conclusion)

jump (or leap) to conclusions (or the conclusion)
jump (or leap) to conclusions (or the conclusion)
form an opinion hastily without considering all the facts.
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  • jump to conclusions — see under ↑jump1 • • • Main Entry: ↑conclude jump to conclusions Come to a decision prematurely, based upon insufficient facts or consideration • • • Main Entry: ↑jump * * * jump/leap/to conclusions …   Useful english dictionary

  • leap to conclusions — jump/leap/to conclusions phrase to make a decision about something too quickly without knowing all the facts He saw the two of them together and jumped to the wrong conclusion. Thesaurus: to make a wrong judgment or decisionsynonym Main entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • jump — verb 1》 push oneself into the air using the muscles in one s legs and feet.     ↘pass over by jumping. 2》 move suddenly and quickly.     ↘make a sudden involuntary movement in surprise.     ↘get on or off (a vehicle) quickly.     ↘(also jump on)… …   English new terms dictionary

  • leap to the conclusion that … — jump/leap to conˈclusions | jump/leap to the conˈclusion that… idiom to make a decision about sb/sth too quickly, before you know or have thought about all the facts • There I go again jumping to conclusions. Main entry: ↑conclusionidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • jump to the conclusion that … — jump/leap to conˈclusions | jump/leap to the conˈclusion that… idiom to make a decision about sb/sth too quickly, before you know or have thought about all the facts • There I go again jumping to conclusions. Main entry: ↑conclusionidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • conclusion — noun 1 opinion reached after considering the facts ADJECTIVE ▪ correct ▪ logical, reasonable, valid ▪ inescapable, inevitable, obvious …   Collocations dictionary

  • conclusion */*/*/ — UK [kənˈkluːʒ(ə)n] / US [kənˈkluʒ(ə)n] noun Word forms conclusion : singular conclusion plural conclusions 1) [countable] something that you decide is true after thinking about it carefully and looking at all the evidence conclusion that: Her… …   English dictionary

  • conclusion — con|clu|sion [ kən kluʒn ] noun *** 1. ) count something you decide is true after thinking about it carefully and looking at all the evidence: reach/draw a conclusion: Hubble reached the conclusion that the universe was expanding. logical… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • conclusion — /kənˈkluʒən / (say kuhn kloohzhuhn), /kəŋ / (say kuhng ) noun 1. the end or close; the final part. 2. the last main division of a discourse, containing a summing up of the points. 3. a result, issue, or outcome: a foregone conclusion. 4. final… …  

  • Air Force reports on the Roswell UFO incident — The two Air Force reports on the Roswell UFO incident, published in 1994/5 and 1997, form the basis for much of the skeptical explanation for the 1947 incident, the purported recovery of aliens and their craft from the vicinity of Roswell, New… …   Wikipedia

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