guessing game

noun

: a game in which the player has to correctly guess the answer
often used figuratively
Making a diagnosis in such cases can be a real guessing game.Reporters continue to play a guessing game as they wait to hear her final decision.

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“Guessing game.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/guessing%20game. Accessed 1 Feb. 2023.

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