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second-guess

verb [T]  us   /ˈsek·əndˈɡes/

second-guess verb [T] (CRITICIZE)

to criticize someone's decision after it has been made, and say what you think is wrong with it: It doesn't help to second-guess their decision.

second-guess verb [T] (GUESS)

to guess what someone will do or what will happen
Translations of “second-guess”
in Chinese (Traditional) 猜測, 預言…
in Russian предвидеть, предугадать…
in Turkish tahminde bulunmak, gelecekle ilgili yorum yapmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 猜测, 预言…
in Polish przejrzeć…
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