Surmiser
Surmiser \Sur*mis"er\, n. One who surmises. [1913 Webster]

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  • surmiser — sur·mis·er …   English syllables

  • surmiser — sərˈmīzər noun ( s) : one that surmises …   Useful english dictionary

  • surmise — surmisable, adj. surmisedly /seuhr muyzd lee, muy zid /, adv. surmiser, n. v. /seuhr muyz /; n. /seuhr muyz , serr muyz/, v., surmised, surmising, n. v.t. 1. to think or infer without certain or strong evidence; conjecture; guess. v.i. 2. to… …   Universalium

  • diviner — n 1. prophet, soothsayer, seer, clairvoyant, oracle, augur, fortuneteller, prognosticator, Chaldean, astrologer, geomancer, (in ancient Rome) harus pex; prophetess, sibyl, witch; sorcerer, conjurer, wizard, magician, necromancer. 2. conjecturer,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • prophet — n 1. diviner, soothsayer, seer, clairvoyant, oracle, augur, fortuneteller, prognosticator, forecaster, predictor; palmist, Chaldean, astrologer, horoscoper, astromancer, geomancer, (in ancient Rome) haruspex; prophetess, sibyl, witch; sorcerer,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • seer — n 1. observer, onlooker, looker on, witness, eyewitness, spy; watcher, viewer, spectator, sightseer; gaper, goggler, ogler, Inf. rubberneck, Inf. sidewalk superintendent, Inf. drugstore cowboy; inspector, scrutinizer, examiner. 2. forecaster,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • surmise — verb (surmised, surmising) –verb (t) /sɜˈmaɪz / (say ser muyz) 1. to think or infer without certain or strong evidence; conjecture; guess. –verb (i) /sɜˈmaɪz / (say ser muyz) 2. to conjecture or guess. –noun /sɜˈmaɪz / (say ser muyz), /ˈsɜmaɪz /… …   Australian English dictionary

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