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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sec′ond-guess′(v.t.)

  1. to use hindsight in criticizing or correcting.

  2. to outguess.

Origin of second-guess:

1945–50

sec′ond-guess′er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. second-guess, outguess(verb)

    attempt to anticipate or predict

  2. second-guess(verb)

    evaluate or criticize with hindsight

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