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infer /ɪnˈfɚ/ verb
infers; inferred; inferring
infer
/ɪnˈfɚ/
verb
infers; inferred; inferring
Learner's definition of INFER
[+ object]
: to form (an opinion) from evidence : to reach (a conclusion) based on known facts
often + from
often + that
compare imply
informal : to hint or suggest (something) : imply
◊ Many people regard this use of infer as an error, but it occurs commonly in spoken English.
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