## EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CONJECTURE

She discovered that Emma's conjecture had been only too correct.

He hesitated; then, "Well, go on with your conjecture," Rulledge said forgivingly.

Nor can I conjecture how far I strayed north or south from my course.

How had he never before chanced on a conjecture so probable?

She does not own, she has any authority for this, but her own conjecture.

It might, however, be of great importance to him to trace this conjecture to certainty.

The next Wednesday again will, I conjecture, be a hated day to us both.

It is almost impossible to conjecture what will be the basis of the settlement.

I only conjecture so—Did you ever feel the same transports I do?

The days and months passed, heartlessly confirming my conjecture, my belief.

## MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CONJECTURE

### assumption

nountaking something for granted; something expected### assumptions

nountaking something for granted; something expected### belief

nounputting regard in as true- acceptance
- admission
- assent
- assumption
- assurance
- avowal
- axiom
- certainty
- conclusion
- confidence
- conjecture
- conviction
- credence
- credit
- deduction
- divination
- expectation
- faith
- fancy
- feeling
- guess
- hope
- hypothesis
- idea
- impression
- intuition
- judgment
- knowledge
- mind
- mindset
- notion
- opinion
- persuasion
- position
- postulation
- presumption
- presupposition
- profession
- reliance
- supposition
- surmise
- suspicion
- theorem
- theory
- thesis
- thinking
- trust
- understanding
- view

### beliefs

nounputting regard in as true- acceptance
- admission
- assent
- assumption
- assurance
- avowal
- axiom
- certainty
- conclusion
- confidence
- conjecture
- conviction
- credence
- credit
- deduction
- divination
- expectation
- faith
- fancy
- feeling
- guess
- hope
- hypothesis
- idea
- impression
- intuition
- judgment
- knowledge
- mind
- mindset
- notion
- opinion
- persuasion
- position
- postulation
- presumption
- presupposition
- profession
- reliance
- supposition
- surmise
- suspicion
- theorem
- theory
- thesis
- thinking
- trust
- understanding
- view

### believe

verbassume or suppose### believes

verbassume or suppose### decide

verbmake a determination; settle an issue- adjudge
- adjudicate
- agree
- arrive at conclusion
- award
- call shots
- cast the die
- choose
- cinch
- clinch
- come to agreement
- come to conclusion
- come to decision
- commit oneself
- conclude
- conjecture
- decree
- determine
- draw a conclusion
- elect
- end
- establish
- figure
- fix upon
- form opinion
- gather
- go down line
- guess
- have final word
- judge
- make a decision
- make up mind
- mediate
- opt
- pick
- poll
- purpose
- reach decision
- resolve
- rule
- select
- set
- surmise
- take a stand
- tap
- vote
- will

### decides

verbmake a determination; settle an issue- adjudge
- adjudicate
- agree
- arrive at conclusion
- award
- call shots
- cast the die
- choose
- cinch
- clinch
- come to agreement
- come to conclusion
- come to decision
- commit oneself
- conclude
- conjecture
- decree
- determine
- draw a conclusion
- elect
- end
- establish
- figure
- fix upon
- form opinion
- gather
- go down line
- guess
- have final word
- judge
- make a decision
- make up mind
- mediate
- opt
- pick
- poll
- purpose
- reach decision
- resolve
- rule
- select
- set
- surmise
- take a stand
- tap
- vote
- will

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