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1. guesswork

noun. ['ˈgɛˌswɝːk'] an estimate based on little or no information.

Synonyms

  • approximation
  • estimation
  • idea
  • dead reckoning
  • guessing
  • shot
  • estimate

Antonyms

  • disrespect
  • conception
  • misconception
  • colorless

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Words that Rhyme with Guesswork

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Example sentences of the word guesswork


1. Noun, singular or mass
Choosing the right length of circular needle for a project involves a certain amount of guesswork.

Quotes containing the word guesswork


1. We are here and it is now. The way I see it is, after that, everything tends towards guesswork.
- Terry Pratchett, Small Gods

2. But is all this true?"said Brutha.Didactylos shrugged. "Could be. Could be. We are here and it is now. The way I see it is, after that, everything tends towards guesswork.""You mean you don't KNOW it's true?"said Brutha."I THINK it might be,"said Didactylos. "I could be wrong. Not being certain is what being a philosopher is all about.
- Terry Pratchett, Small Gods

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