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Overview of noun guessing

The noun guessing has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) guess, guesswork, guessing, shot, dead reckoning

(an estimate based on little or no information)


Overview of verb guess

The verb guess has 4 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (42) think, opine, suppose, imagine, reckon, guess

(expect, believe, or suppose; "I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel"; "I thought to find her in a bad state"; "he didn't think to find her in the kitchen"; "I guess she is angry at me for standing her up")

2. (10) guess, venture, pretend, hazard

(put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation; "I am guessing that the price of real estate will rise again"; "I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong")

3. (6) estimate, gauge, approximate, guess, judge

(judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time); "I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds")

4. (6) guess, infer

(guess correctly; solve by guessing; "He guessed the right number of beans in the jar and won the prize")

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