surmises 1 of 2

plural of surmise
as in guesses
an opinion or judgment based on little or no evidence my surmise is that the couple's "good news" is the announcement that they are going to have a baby

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present tense third-person singular of surmise

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“Surmises.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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