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Surmise

Sur`mise´
n.1.A thought, imagination, or conjecture, which is based upon feeble or scanty evidence; suspicion; guess; as, the surmisses of jealousy or of envy.
[We] double honor gain
From his surmise proved false.
- Milton.
2.Reflection; thought.
v. t.1.To imagine without certain knowledge; to infer on slight grounds; to suppose, conjecture, or suspect; to guess.
[imp. & p. p. Surmised ; p. pr. & vb. n. Surmising.]
Noun1.surmise - a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
Verb1.surmise - infer from incomplete evidence
2.surmise - imagine to be the case or true or probable; "I suspect he is a fugitive"; "I surmised that the butler did it"
Synonyms: suspect
account as, assumption, axiom, be afraid, blind guess, bold conjecture, conceive, conclude, conclusion, conjecture, consider, daresay, deduce, deem, divine, dream, esteem, estimate, expect, fancy, feel, feeling, gather, grant, guesswork, have a hunch, have an idea, have an impression, have an inkling, have the idea, hold, hold as, hunch, hypothesis, hypothesize, imagine, infer, inference, let, let be, look upon as, maintain, notion, opine, perhaps, postulate, postulation, postulatum, prefigure, premise, presumption, presupposal, presuppose, presupposition, presurmise, pretend, proposition, provisionally accept, reckon, regard, repute, risk assuming, rough guess, say, sense, set down as, set of postulates, shot, speculate, speculation, stab, supposal, supposing, supposition, suspect, suspicion, take, take for, take for granted, take it, take to be, theorize, theory, thesis, trow, understand, understanding, unverified supposition, venture a guess, view as, ween, wild guess, working hypothesis
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