jump to the conclusion that …

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.

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  • 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

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  • jump to a conclusion — {v. phr.} To decide too quickly or without thinking or finding the facts. * /Jerry saw his dog limping on a bloody leg and jumped to the conclusion that it had been shot./ Contrast: LOOK BEFORE YOU LEAP …   Dictionary of American idioms

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