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guess
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 7
1. An opinion as to anything, formed without sufficient or decisive evidence or grounds; an attempt to hit upon the truth by a random judgment; a conjecture; a surmise.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To make a guess or random judgment; to conjecture; - with at, about, etc.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To form an opinion concerning, without knowledge or means of knowledge; to judge of at random; to conjecture.
2. To judge or form an opinion of, from reasons that seem preponderating, but are not decisive.
3. To solve by a correct conjecture; to conjecture rightly; as, he who guesses the riddle shall have the ring; he has guessed my designs.
Examples of usage:
  • But I can guess. - "King Arthur's Socks and Other Village Plays", Floyd Dell.
  • I guess he would give it up again. - "A Red Wallflower", Susan Warner.
  • " I guess he was," he said. - "The Gold Trail", Harold Bindloss.
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