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guessworknoun [U]

 us   /ˈɡesˌwɜrk/
the ​process of making a ​guess when you do not ​know all the ​facts: She had to rely on ​pure guesswork in ​deciding how much ​food to ​order.
(Definition of guesswork from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “guesswork”
in Arabic تَخمين…
in Korean 짐작…
in Portuguese adivinhação, conjectura, suposição…
in Catalan conjectures…
in Japanese 当てずっぽう, 当て推量…
in Chinese (Simplified) 猜测, 推测, 猜想…
in Turkish tahmin oyunu, kestirme, tahmin…
in Russian догадки…
in Chinese (Traditional) 猜測, 推測, 猜想…
in Italian congetture…
in Polish domysły…
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