Thesaurus / surmise

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There is no direct charge conveyed by Mr. Knox, but there is evidently expressed the language of doubt and surmise.

The Hare and Squirrel occur together on a sign at Nuneaton; what the combination means it is difficult to surmise.

The trail had been washed out, but I scrambled up and found undisputed evidence that my surmise was correct.

The Chalice Of CourageCyrus Townsend Brady

One might surmise that Fernando was domiciled on the continent of Europe, but that was all.

HieroglyphicsArthur Machen

"He's planning to take over there all that he's got mined," added Robert, looking to me for confirmation of his surmise.

It was not for old Peter certainly; and if not for him, it must be for Jacques Haret—and my surmise turned out to be true.

FrancezkaMolly Elliot Seawell

Not one of your acquaintance but will surmise that you meant him or her—no matter how discordant from their own.

But if he is correct in his surmise, I am much beholden to the relaxing influences of the night.

And, though his surmise as to the rivers was mistaken, the inlet received his name; as Faxefjoth men know it to this day.

I don't understand exactly how it happened, though I surmise from Grant's letters that he did a very daring thing.

A Damaged ReputationHarold Bindloss

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