form an opinion or make a statement about sth without definite knowledge
an attempt to guess
"I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel"
"I thought to find her in a bad state"
"he didn't think to find her in the kitchen"
"I guess she is angry at me for standing her up"
"I am guessing that the price of real estate will rise again"
"I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong"
"I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds"
"He guessed the right number of beans in the jar and won the prize"
Mere guess, supposition and possibility, when opposed to historical evidence, prove nothing.
出自： J. Butler
I don't need three guesses to know what you're talking about.
出自： M. Shadbolt
He had no guess-idea of what bemused his vision.
The eye being liable to be grossly deceived in guessing the direction of a perpendicular.
出自： J. Tyndall
Guess my surprise when..I received a mysterious note.
出自： T. Hardy
Let us guess at the height of the building.
Can you guess at the price?
Ordinary people can only guess at the causes of the sharp rise in the cost of living.
普通百姓对生活费用急剧上涨的原因只能猜测。 guess at wh-clause
Just guess at what he means.
I can't even guess at what you mean.
误 I'm guessing that we are leaving now.
正 I guess that we are leaving now.
误 They guessed riddles when I came in.
正 They were guessing riddles when I came in.