conjecture [-'s] n
Fr. < L. conjectūra, throwing or casting together.
- Speculation; inference; guess; imagination; notion not totally grounded in fact; [fig.] hope; faith.
conjecture [-ed, -ing] v
see conjecture, n.
- Infer; imagine; consider; think of; hope for; have faith in; entertain in the imagination.
- Speculate; guess; suppose; surmise; put forth an opinion based on slight evidence.