Crudely, presumptuously, or loudly self-assertive.

What they mistook for my bumptious attitude was just the Ritalin talking.

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“Bumptious.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/bumptious. Accessed 25 June 2022.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “bumptious”, accessed June 25, 2022, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/bumptious.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Bumptious. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved June 25, 2022, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/bumptious

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