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Synonyms for guessing
guess·ing

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  1. guess, guesswork, guessing, shot, dead reckoningnoun

    an estimate based on little or no information

    Synonyms:
    stab, injection, scene, guess, dig, stroke, barb, conjecture, surmise, gibe, shaft, guesswork, slam, crack, pellet, shooter, shooting, supposition, dead reckoning, blastoff, snap, surmisal, snapshot, hypothesis, speculation, shot, jibe

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  1. List of paraphrases for "guessing":

    guess, riddles, charades

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How to use guessing in a sentence?

  1. Berin Szoka:

    The FTC just doesn't sue media companies over their editorial policies, second-guessing whether a company is politically' neutral' would mean substituting a regulator's editorial decisions for a private company's — something the First Amendment forbids.

  2. The Republican governor:

    What I think we ought to do is bring the guillotine back, we could have public executions and have, you know, we could even have (guessing) which hole it falls in.

  3. President Biden:

    Any time something like this happens it's going to make you second guess the actions that you take, and the problem with that is when you're second guessing what you're supposed to be doing, people could evade apprehension, you could end up getting yourself hurt, you could end up getting innocent third parties hurt -- because you don't take the actions that are necessary because you're worried you're going to be second guessed by the president of the United States, we’re not talking about being second guessed by someone with a camera, we’re talking about being second guessed by the president of the United States and that's the political situation we’re currently under, and any time that happens of course we’re going to be very, very leery about the actions we take.

  4. Terry Francona:

    I mean, it's kind of hard to understand how the one for them is a hit but ours is an error, i'm guessing that a couple days from now they'll have to go back and un-celebrate that, They'll probably change it, but that doesn't change the fact, what the score was and what we did or didn't do.

  5. Jon Stewart:

    That is probably — he says that instead of ‘ please, ’ I ’m guessing.

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