anybody's/anyone's guess


: something that is very uncertain or that no one knows
What causes these changes is anybody's guess.
It's anyone's guess what his next book will be about.

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Recent Examples on the Web Early access to what is still anyone's guess, because there is no other information provided. Kathleen Walsh, Glamour, 24 Oct. 2023 Infotainment and Connectivity A lot can change in the world of in-car infotainment between now and 2026, so details about what might be offered in the i8 M are anyone's guess. Drew Dorian, Car and Driver, 18 Feb. 2023 What scenes of that husband telling random parents their 6-year-old has terminal brain cancer or that teenager ripping the hair out of a soccer opponent are doing in a show that opens with a drone strike in Syria is anyone's guess. Kelly Lawler, USA TODAY, 24 July 2023 Whether this group will influence an election is anyone's guess. Ariana Triggs, USA TODAY, 14 July 2023 How these characters factor into Superman's story is anyone's guess, but the film is expected to be set in a world where superheroes already exist. Brendan Morrow, The Week, 12 July 2023 Minshew would represent the next one, and when the next one arrives after that becomes anyone's guess. Nate Atkins, The Indianapolis Star, 24 Apr. 2023 Given that the initial Daisy Jones & The Six series covers the entirety of the book, what Season 2 would be about is anyone's guess. Evan Romano, Men's Health, 29 Mar. 2023 How that would apply to instruction in biology when the theory of evolution wasn't even developed until the mid-1800s is anyone's guess. John Timmer, Ars Technica, 27 Feb. 2023 See More

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“Anybody's/anyone's guess.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

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