conclusion

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conclusion

1. the last main division of a speech, lecture, essay, etc.
2. Logic
a. a statement that purports to follow from another or others (the premises) by means of an argument
b. a statement that does validly follow from given premises
3. Law
a. an admission or statement binding on the party making it; estoppel
b. the close of a pleading or of a conveyance
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Perhaps if they say something, you could counter with something about jumping to conclusions when you haven't got all the facts can be very damaging.
Stop jumping to conclusions just because he was out having a drink with a friend.
The statement referred to false information and distortion of truth that has been circulated by some media recourses in the country; thus, leading to jumping to conclusions of treason and directing blasphemy against a national institution of great significance.
You can't blame John for jumping to conclusions when Rhona's ketamine went missing after her visit to the farm; his daughter has been dabbling in drugs recently, after all.
Jumping to conclusions, Llywelyn killed the dog, only to find the child safe beneath its cot and a dead wolf beside him.
Maybe M Murray should find out more about the fire service before jumping to conclusions.
UK ATHLETICS chief executive David Moorcroft has accused the International Amateur Athletics Federation of jumping to conclusions over athletes who test positive for nandrolone.
cautions against jumping to conclusions regarding the vaccine's efficacy.
De Lima's history of jumping to conclusions about the President's culpability without sufficient evidence, lack of appreciation of the magnitude of the menace, and taking the opportunity to grandstand in spite of the gravity of the situation,' he said.
Jumping to conclusions would be wrong, particularly when there are conflicting versions of how he passed away.