What does your guess is as good as mine mean?


Idiom Meaning:

said when someone doesn’t know the answer


Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:


Andromeda “In Heaven Now Are Three” (2002)

Time of Scene: ~00:00:00

Captain Dylan Hunt: What do you think, Trance?

Trance Gemini: I think your guess is as good as mine.

Captain Dylan Hunt: Whenever she says that, I never believe it.


Star Trek “That Which Survives” (1969)

Time of Scene: ~00:22:20

Mr. Spock: Was the cause of his death the same as that which killed the transporter officer?

Dr. M’Benga: Well, the pattern of cellular disruption was the same, but as to the cause. Well, your guess is as good as mine.

Mr. Spock: My guess, Doctor, would be valueless. I suggest we refrain from guessing and find some facts.


The Thin Man (1934)

Time of Scene: ~00:47:30

Nora Charles: He wouldn’t ask you to handle it if he were guilty, would he?

Nick Charles: Your guess is as good as mine, baby.

Nora Charles: Nicky, take the case.

Nick Charles: You take it. I’m too busy.



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