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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To make an uninformed guess. An idea or opinion without much information as basis.

Usage examples (37)
  • To die for an idea is to set a rather high price on conjecture.
  • He dismissed it as mere conjecture
  • But not losing a moment in conjecture, he broke the seal.
  • Ezekiel's prophecy was not based on conjecture from the past, for for more
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