وَقَدْ كَفَرُوْا بِهٖ مِنْ قَبْلُۚ وَيَقْذِفُوْنَ بِالْغَيْبِ مِنْ مَّكَانٍۢ بَعِيْدٍۚ ( سبإ: ٥٣ )
Wa qad kafaroo bihee min qablu wa yaqzifoona bilghaibi mim makaanim ba'eed (Sabaʾ 34:53)
And they had already disbelieved in it before and would assault the unseen from a place far away. (Saba  : 53)
1 Mufti Taqi Usmani
while they had rejected it before, and used to make conjectures from a remote place?