In the past, a scientist began with a surmise or hunch and began gathering data to prove or disprove it.
The mine tunnel narrowed and the pair was forced to hunch down under the low ceiling that closed in the fetid air around them like a soaked and musty blanket.
It's just a hunch and I'm not sure what it would mean if he did make a purchase.
Jule crossed to Yully's wardrobe on a hunch and opened it.
His hunch confirmed that Jonny wasn't running the show, and Damian pinned the youth with a heated look.
Going to his heavy grego, or wrapall, or dreadnaught, which he had previously hung on a chair, he fumbled in the pockets, and produced at length a curious little deformed image with a hunch on its back, and exactly the colour of a three days' old Congo baby.