Definitions For Conjecture


  • Reasoning that involves the formation of conclusions from incomplete evidence
  • A hypothesis that has been formed by speculating or conjecturing (usually with little hard evidence)
  • A message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
  • An opinion or idea formed without proof or sufficient evidence


  • To believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds
  • To form an opinion or idea without proof or sufficient evidence

Is Conjecture a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Conjecture is worth 21 points in Scrabble and 27 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Conjecture in a Sentence

  • The biography includes conjectures about the writer's earliest ambitions.
  • A conjecture about the extent of the injury
  • Most of the book is conjecture, not fact.
  • Some have conjectured that the distant planet could sustain life.
  • We only conjecture about his motives.

Synonyms for Conjecture

Look up a Word

Search the dictionary for definitions, synonyms, antonyms, rhymes, and more!

Cite This Article

Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

WORD SCRAMBLE. THE WORD FINDER located on the website