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conjecture

US [kənˈdʒektʃər]
UK [kənˈdʒektʃə(r)]
  • n.猜想;计划;辨读;设想
  • v.猜想;辨读
  • Web推测;猜测;臆测
Plural Form:conjectures  Present Participle:conjecturing  Past Tense:conjectured  
conjecture
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n.
1.
[c]
猜测;推测an opinion or idea that is not based on definite knowledge and is formed by guessing
The truth of his conjecture was confirmed by the newspaper report.
新闻报道证明了他的推测果然不假。
2.
[u]
揣测;臆测the forming of an opinion or idea that is not based on definite knowledge
What was going through the killer's mind is a matter for conjecture.
凶手当时心里是怎样想的,这个问题只能由人们去推测了。
v.
1.
[i][t]
猜测;推测to form an opinion about sth even though you do not have much information on it
We can only conjecture about what was in the killer's mind.
我们只能猜测当时凶手心里想的是什么。
We can only conjecture what was in the killer's mind.
我们只能猜测当时凶手心里想的是什么。
He conjectured that the population might double in ten years.
他推测人口在十年后可能会增加一倍。
She conjectured the existence of a completely new species.
她推测有一个全新物种存在。
The remains are conjectured to be thousands of years old.
据推测,这些古迹有几千年的历史。

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