# Definitions for GuessgɛsGuess

### Princeton's WordNet(3.20 / 5 votes)Rate this definition:

1. guess, conjecture, supposition, surmise, surmisal, speculation, hypothesis(noun)

a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence

2. guess, guesswork, guessing, shot, dead reckoning(verb)

an estimate based on little or no information

3. think, opine, suppose, imagine, reckon, guess(verb)

expect, believe, or suppose

"I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel"; "I thought to find her in a bad state"; "he didn't think to find her in the kitchen"; "I guess she is angry at me for standing her up"

4. guess, venture, pretend, hazard(verb)

put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation

"I am guessing that the price of real estate will rise again"; "I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong"

5. estimate, gauge, approximate, guess, judge(verb)

judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)

"I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds"

6. guess, infer(verb)

guess correctly; solve by guessing

"He guessed the right number of beans in the jar and won the prize"

### Wiktionary(0.00 / 0 votes)Rate this definition:

1. guess(Noun)

A prediction about the outcome of something, typically made without factual evidence or support.

Etymology: . Perhaps of Scandinavian origin, akin to , , or akin to , .

2. guess(Verb)

To reach a partly (or totally) unqualified conclusion.

Etymology: . Perhaps of Scandinavian origin, akin to , , or akin to , .

3. guess(Verb)

To solve by a correct conjecture; to conjecture rightly.

He who guesses the riddle shall have the ring.

Etymology: . Perhaps of Scandinavian origin, akin to , , or akin to , .

4. guess(Verb)

to suppose (introducing a proposition of uncertain plausibility).

That album is quite hard to find, but I guess you could look online for a sample song.

Etymology: . Perhaps of Scandinavian origin, akin to , , or akin to , .

### Webster Dictionary(0.00 / 0 votes)Rate this definition:

1. Guess(verb)

to form an opinion concerning, without knowledge or means of knowledge; to judge of at random; to conjecture

2. Guess(verb)

to judge or form an opinion of, from reasons that seem preponderating, but are not decisive

3. Guess(verb)

to solve by a correct conjecture; to conjecture rightly; as, he who guesses the riddle shall have the ring; he has guessed my designs

4. Guess(verb)

to hit upon or reproduce by memory

5. Guess(verb)

to think; to suppose; to believe; to imagine; -- followed by an objective clause

6. Guess(verb)

to make a guess or random judgment; to conjecture; -- with at, about, etc

7. Guess(noun)

an opinion as to anything, formed without sufficient or decisive evidence or grounds; an attempt to hit upon the truth by a random judgment; a conjecture; a surmise

### Freebase(0.00 / 0 votes)Rate this definition:

1. Guess

Guess is a Taiwanese television variety show, currently hosted by Jacky Wu and Patty Hou. It is broadcast in Taiwan, weekly on Saturdays at 22:00 to 0:00 on free-to-air China Television and in Singapore weekly on Saturdays 23:30 on free-to-air MediaCorp Channel U. The show was twice nominated for Best Variety Programme and hosts Jacky Wu and Aya won Best Host in a Variety Programme from two nominations, at the Golden Bell Awards.

### Chambers 20th Century Dictionary(0.00 / 0 votes)Rate this definition:

1. Guess

ges, v.t. to form an opinion on uncertain knowledge: to conjecture, to think.—v.i. to judge on uncertain knowledge: to conjecture rightly.—n. judgment or opinion without sufficient evidence or grounds.—adj. Guess′able, that may be guessed.—n. Guess′er, one who guesses or conjectures.—adv. Guess′ingly, by way of conjecture.—n. Guess′work, work done by guess: random action. [M. E. gessen; cog. with Dut. gissen; Dan. gisse, Ice. giska, for gitskageta, to get, think, A.S. gitan, whence Eng. get. See Forget.]

### British National Corpus

1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

Rank popularity for the word 'Guess' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4438

2. Written Corpus Frequency

Rank popularity for the word 'Guess' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1474

3. Verbs Frequency

Rank popularity for the word 'Guess' in Verbs Frequency: #479

1. Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

### Numerology

1. Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of Guess in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

2. Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of Guess in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

### Examples of Guess in a Sentence

1. Whoever put Christmas (sorry..Doug would never spell it like that...come ON)"Whoever put Xmas in the middle of Hunting Season oughta be crucified."He stated while opening a can of Miller Lite on the way home from (can you guess?) --> duck Hunting.

2. They’ve having a big conference next week, and my guess is that at that point, you’re gonna be able to see sort of a countdown to an announcement in the not too distant future.

3. Salvation of a soul is the easiest and cheapest thing to acquire. But, guess what? it's the most difficult and most expensive to sustain or maintain. -Emeasoba George

4. I guess I’m overdrawn in the luck bank, but I’m happy.

5. I guess we just connect the dots.

### Popularity rank by frequency of use

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## Translations for Guess

### From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

• خمن, يخمن
• suposar, conjetura, endevinar, obtenir
• gæt
• schätzen, raten, Vermutung, erraten
• εικασία, υποθέτω, μάλλον, μαντεύω
• diveni
• conjetura, adivinar, conjeturar, deducir, suponer
• حدس
• arvaus, arvata
• conjecture, déduire, supposer, deviner
• ergje
• tomhas, tuairmse, tomhais, barail
• divinar
• geta, giska
• indovinare, congettura
• 推測, 察する, 言い当てる, 憶測, 当てる
• 추측, 推測
• مه‌زه‌نده‌
• sumere, divino, facio, fingere, poneo
• agak, anggar
• raden, gissing, veronderstelling, denk, veronderstellen, gissen, gok
• gjete
• gjetning, gissa, gjette
• presupune, bănui
• угадать, угадывать, отгадать, полагать, догадка, догадываться, догадаться, отгадывать
• pretpostavljati, valjda
• uganiti
• gissa, förmoda, tro, gissning
• เดา
• здогадатися
• טרעפן

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