toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

conjecture
used in The Odyssey by Homer (translated by: Butcher & Lang)

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
a conclusion or opinion based on inconclusive evidence; or the act of forming of such a conclusion or opinion
  • We may conjecture that some contest between peoples of more or less kindred stocks, who occupied the isles and the eastern and western shores of the Aegean, left a strong impression on the popular fancy.
    Introduction (1% in)
  • {* Accepting the conjecture [Greek] = [Greek] for the MSS.
    Book 18 (82% in)

There are no more uses of "conjecture" in The Odyssey by Homer (translated by: Butcher & Lang).

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®