Synonyms for Deduce:


work out, comprehend, know, see the light, fall/fit into place, make sense of something, get the idea, have a feel for something. draw. deduce (noun)
derive, deduct, infer.
infer (noun)
study at infer.


cognition (verb)
derive, deduct, infer.
communication (verb)
expect (verb)
suspect, await, presuppose, expect, anticipate, gather, envision, foreknow, imagine, foresee, assume, dread, contemplate, forebode, apprehend, envisage.
figure out, understand (verb)
figure, judge, assume, derive, consider, reason, deduct, draw, cogitate, presume, infer, analyze, gather, imagine, conclude, surmise, presuppose.
reason (verb)
cogitate, induct, conceptualize, synthesize, analyze, reason.

Other synonyms:

comprehend. work out, know. draw. Other relevant words:
deduct, draw, derive, work out, comprehend, know.

Usage examples for deduce

  1. Beneath my reasonings or my images they will put other ideas and other intentions than mine, and they may afterwards, with an apparent good conscience, deduce from them the most terrible consequences.... – Outlines of a Philosophy of Religion based on Psychology and History by Auguste Sabatier
  2. You shouldn't deduce too much from a single instance. – Masters of the Wheat-Lands by Harold Bindloss