Definitions of guess

  1.   To make a guess or random judgment; to conjecture; - with at, about, etc.
  2.   A tentative opinion; a supposition; surmise; conjecture.
  3.   a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
  4.   To solve by a correct conjecture; to conjecture rightly; as, he who guesses the riddle shall have the ring; he has guessed my designs.
  5.   judge tentatively or form an estimate of ( quantities or time); " I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds"
  6.   Judgment or opinion without sufficient evidence or grounds.
  7.   put forward, of a guess; " I am guessing that the price of real estate will rise again"
  8.   To form an opinion on uncertain knowledge.
  9.   guess correctly; solve by guessing; " He guessed the right number of beans in the jar and won the prize"
  10.   To judge or form an opinion of, from reasons that seem preponderating, but are not decisive.
  11.   To hit upon or reproduce by memory.
  12.   To think; to suppose; to believe; to imagine; - followed by an objective clause.
  13.   To surmise, imagine, or conclude on imperfect grounds; to divine; to hit upon; to be inclined to believe.
  14.   A conjecture.
  15.   To conjecture; solve, as a riddle.
  16.   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"
  17.   To judge on uncertain knowledge: to conjecture rightly.
  18.   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.
  19.   To form conjectures.
  20.   To conjecture; to judge at random.
  21.   To form an opinion without sound reason.
  22.   an estimate based on little or no information
  23.   To conjecture; surmise; find out by conjecture; divine.
  24.   Judgment without certain evidence or grounds.
  25.   form an opinion about; judge tentatively; form an estimate of, as of quantities or time; " I estimate this chicken to weigh at three pounds"
  26.   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"
  27.   To form an opinion concerning, without knowledge or means of knowledge; to judge of at random; to conjecture.
  28.   A conjecture; an opinion formed without certain knowledge.
  29.   To hit upon, or judge of, at random; colloquially, believe or think.
  30.   A hasty or chance conclusion; an opinion formed without sufficient or real evidence; the act of forming such an opinion.
  31.   To conjecture; to suppose; to form an opinion without sufficient evidence; to decide from mere probabilities; to hit upon the truth.

Quotes of guess

  1. I love sneakers on a girl. I don't know why, but I guess it's because I'm still a young. I really like just like a girl who has style- a girl who does her own thing, is unique in what she's wearing and works what she's got. – Chris Brown
  2. I'm not geeky but I have my geeky, corky moments, and then I've got some aspects of cool in me, I guess – Nick Cannon
  3. I guess what I learned the most was to feel lucky with what I have been able to accomplish and what I have and to feel humble about the people I have been able to work with. – Stephen Dorff
  4. I never guess It is a shocking habit destructive to the logical faculty. – Arthur Conan Doyle
  5. I guess I never had a better experience than working on The Long Riders, and at the same time, I never had a harder time than what I did making Southern Comfort. – Walter Hill
  6. I'm becoming more and more myself with time. I guess that's what grace is. The refinement of your soul through time. – Jewel Kilcher
  7. And the young people in the 1960's identified with it immediately, because, I guess the young people had been having years of repression really. They felt that the, you know, after the war everything was very austere, particularly in Europe. – George Martin
  8. We made one film called Thy Neighbor's Wife in which I got flogged at the public whipping post for adultery. I did my best acting in that film, I guess – Cleo Moore
  9. I'm 42 and the age of a guy who has kids, so I guess I'm playing right where I'm supposed to be. I'm comfortable with that, but in the same breath I'd do something edgy. If someone came to me and offered me an edgy and funny story, then I'd do it. – Eddie Murphy
  10. I think it's my adventure, my trip, my journey, and I guess my attitude is, let the chips fall where they may. – Leonard Nimoy
  11. You can no longer buy commodities at Merrill Lynch. My guess is many analysts and even executives are too young to know how profitable a hot commodities market can be. They will soon. – Jim Rogers
  12. I loved school, I loved putting on my uniform and doing homework every day. I was one of those good students that the teachers liked. I guess that's got to be a pretty nerdy, geeky part of me. – Yvonne Strahovski
  13. I guess because of my act, people think that I say things they want to say, and that they can just come up and say anything to me. – Wanda Sykes
  14. I guess I'm too outspoken. – Sharon Tate
  15. It must have been an extraordinary time. I guess the worrying thing about musical theatre to me, is if you look at the London season this year, mine is actually the only one to have come in. – Andrew Lloyd Webber

Usage examples for guess

  1. You guess what I mean. ” – More About Peggy by Mrs G. de Horne Vaizey
  2. “ I guess you don't want anything, Irene. ” – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  3. “ I guess that you are angry with your son, with Major Mannering. ” – Elizabeth's Campaign by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  4. “ I guess you're all right now. ” – The Secret of the Ninth Planet by Donald Allen Wollheim
  5. “ " If you cannot guess I won't tell you till the time comes," replied Jacob. ” – The Children of the New Forest by Captain Marryat
  6. Now, if you were to let him know that you don't want to go to- night, and let him guess after a day or two, that you would very much rather... ” – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  7. He asked me to guess – The Return by Walter de la Mare
  8. He laughed, and said: I guess we'll all be glad enough to have you! ” – Half a Century by Jane Grey Cannon Swisshelm
  9. “ I guess you don't think much of me, do you? ” – The Inside of the Cup, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  10. “ I guess you all saw it, too. ” – New Apples in the Garden by Kris Ottman Neville
  11. “ " Guess again, Fowle," said Carshaw. ” – The Bartlett Mystery by Louis Tracy
  12. But I guess I got to stay. ” – Hillsboro People by Dorothy Canfield
  13. “ " I guess he said. ” – O+F by John Moncure Wetterau
  14. Oh, no; but I guess I can stand it! ” – The Ranch at the Wolverine by B. M. Bower
  15. “ I guess you want some help here. ” – Her Prairie Knight by B.M. Sinclair, AKA B. M. Bower
  16. “ I guess you've done me a good turn! ” – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  17. “ " Guess yuh'll be all right now," he said. ” – Paradise Bend by William Patterson White
  18. “ I guess you've heard of me. ” – Mortmain by Arthur Cheny Train
  19. “ I guess they don't keep 'em 'round here. ” – Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  20. Yes; I guess that's it, when you come right down to it. ” – Mary Minds Her Business by George Weston

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