Part of speech: verb

To draw as a conclusion from evidence; draw inferences; give evidence of; conclude.

Part of speech: adjective

Inferablee, inferrible.

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Usage examples "infer":

  1. You might infer, perhaps, that when he got up he hurried over his dressing. - "The Woman in Black", Edmund Clerihew Bentley.
  2. My reader must not infer that we have arrived at a permanent agriculture, although we begin now to see the importance of a permanent land occupancy. - "The Holy Earth", L. H. Bailey.
  3. All that I mean to say is that it is impossible to infer it from reasoning. - "An Essay on the Principle of Population", Thomas Malthus.