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Another word for guess

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Verb
  1. To draw an inference on the basis of inconclusive evidence or insufficient information

    See also:

    opinion

Noun
  1. A judgment, estimate, or opinion arrived at by guessing

    See also:

    opinion

Another word for guess

Synonym Study

  • Surmise implies a conjecturing through mere intuition or imagination she surmised the truth
  • To conjecture is to infer or predict from incomplete or uncertain evidence I cannot conjecture what his plans are
  • Guess implies the forming of a judgment or estimate (often a correct one) without sufficient knowledge for certainty he guessed the number of beans in the jar