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surmise
used in Henry IV, Part 2

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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
  • Rumour is a pipe Blown by surmises, jealousies, conjectures, And of so easy and so plain a stop That the blunt monster with uncounted heads, The still-discordant wavering multitude, Can play upon it.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — Warkworth. Before the castle (6% in)
  • Yea, marry, there 's the point: But if without him we be thought too feeble, My judgement is, we should not step too far Till we had his assistance by the hand; For in a theme so bloody-faced as this Conjecture, expectation, and surmise Of aids incertain should not be admitted.
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — York. The Archbishop's palace (23% in)

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