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speculate
used in Pride and Prejudice

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Definition
to think about, wonder, guess or theorize with much uncertainty
  • "Yet it is hard," she sometimes thought, "that this poor man cannot come to a house which he has legally hired, without raising all this speculation!"
    Chapter 53 (27% in)
speculation = guessing and thinking

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
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