But a la the premise often inferred by Disney's Cool Runnings, can anybody do it?
Scheiber inferred that Jarrett “is the closest we have to a human decoder ring” capable of unveiling “the real Barack Obama.”
By their stunned expressions, I inferred that I had accidentally said, “I hate puppies.”
The same group of astronomers has also inferred a type of exoplanet that fits in between the rocky planets and the gas giants.
Indeed, neither conclusion can be inferred even from what Issacharoff quotes Olmert saying, but never mind.
As the men so contentedly remained in the dangerous position, it may be inferred that they were as wise as the sergeant.
It is not to be inferred that reform and correction are hopeless.
Yet it must not be inferred therefore, that he was stiffly set against all change.
Mme. de Lorcy had inferred this to be a favourable omen for her projects.
The impression they made upon the English may be inferred from the fact that they were not pursued.
1520s, from Latin inferre "bring into, carry in; deduce, infer, conclude, draw an inference; bring against," from in- "in" (see in- (2)) + ferre "carry, bear," from PIE *bher- (1) "to bear, to carry, to take" (cf. Sanskrit bharati "carries;" Avestan baraiti "carries;" Old Persian barantiy "they carry;" Armenian berem "I carry;" Greek pherein "to carry;" Old Irish beru/berim "I catch, I bring forth;" Gothic bairan "to carry;" Old English and Old High German beran, Old Norse bera "barrow;" Old Church Slavonic birati "to take;" Russian brat' "to take," bremya "a burden"). Sense of "draw a conclusion" is first attested 1520s.