conjectural

adjective con·jec·tur·al \ kən-ˈjek-chə-rəl , -ˈjek-shrəl \

Definition of conjectural

1 :of the nature of or involving or based on conjecture
  • Without evidence, his conclusions are only conjectural.
2 :given to conjectures
  • … a conjectural critic …
  • —Samuel Johnson

conjecturally

adverb

Examples of conjectural in a Sentence

  1. a necessarily conjectural account of Shakespeare's life, since there is so little hard information

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