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surmise
used in Misery

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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
  • The locked bedroom door .... the possibility the dope might not be in the downstairs bathroom as he had surmised but hidden somewhere .... the chance she might come back and catch him .... these things mattered not at all, these things were only shadows behind the pain.
    Part 1 — Annie (78% in)

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