Translation of "infer" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ɪnˈfɜːr/ us /ɪnˈfɜr/ present participle inferring, past tense and past participle inferred formal

to guess that something is true because of the information that you have

inferir, deducir
I inferred from the number of cups that he was expecting visitors.

(Translation of “infer” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /inˈfəː/ (past tense, past participle inferred)

to judge (from facts or evidence)

inferir, deducir
I inferred from your silence that you were angry.
inference noun

inferencia, deducción
The inference was that the police knew what was going on, but had ignored it.

(Translation of “infer” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)