hazard a guess

hazard a guess

To make a prediction, estimate, or conjecture. If I had to hazard a guess, I'd say that it's the cooling system that failed. You won't be penalized for hazarding a guess, so be sure not to leave any questions unanswered.
See also: guess, hazard
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The online training tool is in a fun, interactive game-show-style format called Hazard a Guess.
To hazard a guess, figure how fast this tree grew in its lifetime.
I've had somewhere between 70 and 100 women, if I were to hazard a guess.
It would be premature to hazard a guess as to a motive'' for the slaying, he said.
No one knows the extent of this problem, although the Environmental Protection Agency is attempting to hazard a guess.
When Linda's in the middle of a photo shoot with a haggard bunch of fellows allegedly portraying the Rolling Stones, I could only hazard a guess that it was supposed to be Mick Jagger hitting on her because that would've been most glamorous.
Dandy Dave has got top European rider Patrick Pailhes for Hazard A Guess and this horse looks just what the French doctor ordered.
Although Bai attributes the timing of the flares to something that involves the whole sun, he won't hazard a guess as to what that might be.
And while we're not going to hazard a guess at the connection between plush toys and air fresheners and world domination, the remark seems very much in character for the cartoonist who has tackled such topics as reindeer performing ``The Wizard of Oz'' (``Help, I'm molting
Now there are so many lights strung up around her house that McGrath won't even hazard a guess how many.
Meanwhile: Richards wouldn't even be able to hazard a guess as to whether he'll be up for honors for his role in ``Neil Simon's London Suite,'' which airs Sunday night on NBC.