Synonyms and Antonyms of hypothetical
existing only as an assumption or speculation
- We talked about what we would do in various hypothetical emergencies.
alleged, assumed, presumed, presupposed, proposed, supposed, unproved, unproven, untested
abstract, conceptual, intellectual, metaphysical
concrete, defined, definite, distinct
attested, authenticated, confirmed, demonstrated, established, proven, substantiated, tested, time-tested, validated, verified
empirical (also empiric), nonspeculative, nontheoretical, observational