guessnoun

  • ja推測、推量
  • enan attempt to answer a question, make a judgment, or form an opinion when you are not sure whether you will be correct

Examples

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I would offer you witness protection but you don't have an identity,
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so my guess is that you won't need a new one.
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Ten.
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Really, 10?
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That's your guess?
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- Come on. Guess. - Take a guess.
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It's a stuffed animal.
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- Did you make this? - I did.
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Good guess.
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What could make 2 grown men spend most of their lives fighting each other?
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Your guess.
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A woman.
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Who do you think made this dish?
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- Alyssa is my guess. - Totally wrong. It was Alyssa.
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And what type of food is a McNugget?
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Some type of a... paella?
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You had to know that was a bad guess.
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Okay, 10 bucks says that we can name every item in that bag.
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- How many guesses do you get? - Six.

Other meanings for guess...

guessverb

  • ja言い当てる、推測する
  • ento try and give an answer or opinion in hopes that it is correct
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I've just received the email about whether I've gotten the job as commissioner.
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Well, from the look on my face, I'm sure you can guess what it says.
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No. We have no idea at all.
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Why is no one working?
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Amy Santiago is a few minutes late, and we're all trying to guess why.
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I'd like to play.
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I'd say she's in line at the bank.
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Guess what they're serving in the cafeteria tomorrow.
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Oh, is it asparagus?
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'Cause that'd be so hilarious!
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No, it's fish sticks.
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So let me guess.
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We're going to the swirling ring of trash in the sky.
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- I'm gonna let him say the name since he named the baby. - Okay. Right.
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I'm just gonna guess.
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Um, Susan.
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No.
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Guess what?
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- What? - I'm glad Jade and I broke up.
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What's your password now?
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I'm gonna guess.
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- Nope. - E-L-L-E-N.
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Oh, no.
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Guess who just came from the P.S. 321 Thanksgiving parade?
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- Charles, you actually might— - Who's Charles?
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I'm Tommy Gobbler.
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What's with the notebook?
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Just poems.
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Poems? What are they about?
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Wait, let me guess.
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Love.
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What's in there?
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Guess.
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Where's your lunch?
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Where are we going?
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No, don't tell me. Let me guess.
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We are a bride in search of a wedding.
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- No. - No?