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guess in English:

1. surmise


Later I surmised that...
Charles was glad to have his surmise confirmed

2. an answer you give or a decision you make without being sure whether you are right



English word "guess"(an answer you give or a decision you make without being sure whether you are right) occurs in sets:

(© Pearson 2016 SOUI2) UNIT 2 ISSUES (WORDLIST)
WORDLIST 2 ISSUES

3. CONJECTURE


It's conjecture. There's been a lot of conjecture about the marriage.
It´s not based on evidences It's conjecture.
How or why they died is a matter of conjecture
Amy wa sure that Jane had stolen her diamond bracelet, but her conjecture turned out to be erroneous
Well, you can only conjecture how it happened.
In any case, you are wrong in your conjecture.
We can conjecture that it may be advantageous for a particular bird to be known to its neighbors or its mate.

English word "guess"(CONJECTURE) occurs in sets:

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4. to give an answer or opinion about something without having all the facts



English word "guess"(to give an answer or opinion about something without having all the facts) occurs in sets:

Complete PET Unit 1 word list

5. estimate without sufficient information to be sure of the right answer



English word "guess"(estimate without sufficient information to be sure of the right answer) occurs in sets:

Most common verbs 151 - 200

6. to answer a question or to decide something without being sure whether you are right



7. guess


Malicious gossip spreads like wildfire. I guess that's why they say bad news travels fast.
Let me guess
I was really nervous to see how they dealt with each other just now. I guess things were touch-and-go between them.
We got an unexpected present from him. I guess he felt a little obligated after what we did for him.
My insurance coverage is too limited, so I guess I'll just have to live with my arm bones jutting out of my skin.
Guess what the managing director started off the meeting by saying. The first thing out of his mouth was an announcement of some major restructuring.
With his colored clothes, his long wig and his white gloves, one could guess he has run away from some kind of Disneyland.
Well... sighed Dima, then turned to the shopkeeper and cast her a murderous glance. "I guess I have no choice now..."
This is a copy of a photo of a painting. I guess that makes it a third level simulacrum.
I guess my view on friendship is pretty bleak because I've never really had to rely on anyone for anything.
The more I study for an exam, the worse I do! I guess correlation does not imply causation.
The only thing we can ask of others, is not to guess at how lame we are.
What does U.F.O. stand for? "It means Unidentified Flying Object, I guess."
judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time). a woman shaking a present to guess what's in it
3x2=5. | It's a guess. I never said it was an educated guess. | an estimate based on little or no information.

English word "guess"(guess) occurs in sets:

Vocabulary 5

8. e


Foods rich in vitamin E include dark-green, leafy vegetables, beans, nuts and whole-grain cereals.
We are shaped by every culture, drawn from every end of the Earth, and dedicated to a simple concept: E pluribus unum: "Out of many, one."
The new E10 gas contains ten percent bioethanol.

English word "guess"(e) occurs in sets:

short and long vowels

9. estimate


According to an estimate, steel production will reach 100 million tons this year.
revenue estimate
The Bureau of Investigative Journalism estimates that in Pakistan alone, the United States executed more than 400 drone attacks that killed as many as 4,000 people.
It’s estimated that as much as 80% of our interaction with others is throughon-verbal communication.
That slows down the rate and prevents any estimate
Mr Yamada frowned on the estimate presented by a travel agency.
Free estimate for Spanish translations (Jp to S and S to Jp).
It is likely that nobody can accurately estimate the depth and breadth of this ravine.
It was ​difficult to estimate how many ​trees had been ​destroyed.
Some economists estimate that housewives' services, valued in money, would amount to about 25% of GNP.
A camel is a gentle and pleasant tame beast whereof there are plenty in Africa especially in the Deserts of Libya, Numidia and Barbary by which Africans estimate their own wealth.
the two researchers were able to estimate what proportion of each child's life had spent in poverty.
The definition of an estimate is an opinion or a guess of the size, worth or cost of something.
Well in the UK it's estimated that you need around 360 hours of study to get to that stage from not knowing any English at all.
The estimate for repairs was low. It's just a rough estimate. It was not easy to estimate how many people were affected.

10. at


I'm at the hospital. I got struck by lightning.
How many times a day do you look at yourself in the mirror?
I'm good at Japanese.
I'm thinking about complaining about my son's teacher at the kindergarten.
To the best of my knowledge, the lake is the deepest at this point.
He did something stupid and was sneered at.
Happiness depends not so much on circumstances as on one's way of looking at one's lot.
You went to bed at 2 o'clock in the morning? No wonder you look sleepy today.
Do you mind if I call on you sometime? "No, not at all."
School begins at half past eight except on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
At first I felt a bit too shy to speak to her.
At the party the other night, my brother drank a bit too much and passed out.
At Narita Airport, I ran into an old friend of mine.
When I was a kid, touching bugs didn't bother me a bit. Now I can hardly stand looking at pictures of them.
Her composition had no grammatical errors at all.