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surmise
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The Scarlet Letter

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Definition a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence;
or: infer from incomplete evidence;
or: imagine to be the case or true or probable
  • What imagination would have been irreverent enough to surmise that the same scorching stigma was on them both!
    Chapter 22 -- The Procession (**% in)

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