noun. ['ˈɪnfɝəns'] the reasoning involved in drawing a conclusion or making a logical judgment on the basis of circumstantial evidence and prior conclusions rather than on the basis of direct observation.
- abstract thought
Rhymes with Inference
How do you pronounce inference?
Pronounce inference as ˈɪnfərəns.
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Sentences with inference
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The use of riddles and jokes can help children develop their inference skills.