Another word for conjecture

Noun

conjecture - reasoning that involves the formation of conclusions from incomplete evidence

conjecture, guess, hypothesis, speculation, supposition, surmisal, surmise - a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence

conjecture, speculation - a hypothesis that has been formed by speculating or conjecturing (usually with little hard evidence)

Example:- speculations about the outcome of the election

Verb

conjecture, hypothecate, hypothesise, hypothesize, speculate, suppose, theorise, theorize - to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds

Example:- Scientists supposed that large dinosaurs lived in swamps

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