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Guess vs. Guest

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  • Guess (verb)

    To reach a partly (or totally) unqualified conclusion.

  • Guess (verb)

    To solve by a correct conjecture; to conjecture rightly.

    "He who guesses the riddle shall have the ring."

  • Guess (verb)

    to suppose (introducing a proposition of uncertain plausibility).

    "That album is quite hard to find, but I guess you could try ordering it online."

  • Guess (verb)

    To hit upon or reproduce by memory.

  • Guess (noun)

    A prediction about the outcome of something, typically made without factual evidence or support.

    "If you don't know the answer, take a guess."

    "estimate|hypothesis|prediction"

  • Guest (noun)

    A patron or customer in a hotel etc.

    "Guests must vacate their rooms by 10 o'clock on their day of departure."

  • Guest (noun)

    An invited visitor or performer to an institution or to a broadcast.

    "The guest for the broadcast was a leading footballer."

  • Guest (noun)

    A user given temporary access to a system despite not having an account of their own.

  • Guest (noun)

    Any insect that lives in the nest of another without compulsion and usually not as a parasite.

  • Guest (noun)

    An inquiline.

  • Guest (verb)

    to appear as a guest, especially on a broadcast

  • Guest (verb)

    as a musician, to play as a guest, providing an instrument that a band/orchestra does not normally have in its line up (for instance, percussion in a string band)

  • Guest (verb)

    To receive or entertain hospitably.

Wiktionary
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  • Guess

    To form an opinion concerning, without knowledge or means of knowledge; to judge of at random; to conjecture.

  • Guess

    To judge or form an opinion of, from reasons that seem preponderating, but are not decisive.

  • Guess

    To solve by a correct conjecture; to conjecture rightly; as, he who guesses the riddle shall have the ring; he has guessed my designs.

  • Guess

    To hit upon or reproduce by memory.

  • Guess

    To think; to suppose; to believe; to imagine; - followed by an objective clause.

  • Guess (verb)

    To make a guess or random judgment; to conjecture; - with at, about, etc.

  • Guess (noun)

    An opinion as to anything, formed without sufficient or decisive evidence or grounds; an attempt to hit upon the truth by a random judgment; a conjecture; a surmise.

  • Guest (noun)

    A visitor; a person received and entertained in one's house or at one's table; a visitor entertained without pay.

  • Guest (noun)

    A lodger or a boarder at a hotel, lodging house, or boarding house.

  • Guest (noun)

    Any insect that lives in the nest of another without compulsion and usually not as a parasite.

  • Guest

    To receive or entertain hospitably.

  • Guest (verb)

    To be, or act the part of, a guest.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Guess (noun)

    a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence

  • Guess (noun)

    an estimate based on little or no information

  • Guess (verb)

    expect, believe, or suppose;

    "I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel"

    "I thought to find her in a bad state"

    "he didn't think to find her in the kitchen"

    "I guess she is angry at me for standing her up"

  • Guess (verb)

    put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation;

    "I am guessing that the price of real estate will rise again"

    "I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong"

  • Guess (verb)

    judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time);

    "I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds"

  • Guess (verb)

    guess correctly; solve by guessing;

    "He guessed the right number of beans in the jar and won the prize"

  • Guest (noun)

    a visitor to whom hospitality is extended

  • Guest (noun)

    United States journalist (born in England) noted for his syndicated homey verse (1881-1959)

  • Guest (noun)

    a customer of a hotel or restaurant etc.

  • Guest (noun)

    (computer science) any computer that is hooked up to a computer network

  • Guest (adjective)

    staying temporarily;

    "a visiting foreigner"

    "guest conductor"

Princeton's WordNet
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