Definition of hypothesize
: to make a hypothesis
: to adopt as a hypothesis
Examples of hypothesize in a sentence
Psychologists hypothesized that his odd behavior was caused by a chemical imbalance in the brain.
<if we hypothesize that current population trends continue for the next 50 years>
First Known Use of hypothesize
HYPOTHESIZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hypothesize for English Language Learners
: to suggest (an idea or theory) : to make or suggest (a hypothesis)
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