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ˈgɛsˌwɜrkguess·work

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Princeton's WordNet

  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, slam, crack, pellet, shooter, shooting, supposition, dead reckoning, guessing, blastoff, snap, surmisal, snapshot, hypothesis, speculation, shot, jibe

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  1. guessworknoun

    Synonyms:
    conjecture

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  1. List of paraphrases for "guesswork":

    conjecture, supposition

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How to use guesswork in a sentence?

  1. Meghan Ely:

    These days, couples are statistically older and more established in their lives so when they register, they are truly asking for things that they need, it really takes the guesswork out of it for the guests.

  2. Ramon Llamas:

    Body readiness is clever because over-exercising can be a problem and lead to injuries down the road -- and under-exercising leads to being out of shape, this provides proof to the user what their body is ready for or what it needs, taking the guesswork out of how a user is thinking about how their body is doing. It uses the user's own data to come up with a score instead of comparing to some vague and sometimes inaccurate set of information.

  3. Richard Parker:

    With an existing business, it is not just guesswork – there is historical data, ongoing customers, employees in place, the necessary equipment and inventory (where applicable) to operate the business.

  4. Amazon Chief Economist Pat Bajari:

    What I've seen change in the industry, starting about eight years ago, is firms got more serious about using the scientific method and removing chunks of guesswork within companies, you're basically trying to clean up waste.

  5. Michael Caldwell:

    This research revolutionizes our understanding of the jugal bone in snake and non-snake lizards, after 160 years of getting it wrong, this paper corrects this very important feature based not on guesswork, but on empirical evidence.


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