extrapolate-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: Guess, estimate, or formally predict from previous data or experience.

She extrapolated John's future behavior from his past mistakes.
We can extrapolate a second data set from the first.
Extrapolate from the specific to the general.
We can't extrapolate a man's response to a woman.

VerbNet: multiply-108-2
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: extrapolate.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3