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speculative

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of speculative

  1. existing only as an assumption or speculation a speculative explanation of why this ancient pottery was found hundreds of miles from where it was made Synonyms of speculative academic (also academical), conjectural, hypothetical, theoretical, suppositionalWords Related to speculative alleged, assumed, presumed, presupposed, proposed, supposed, unproved, unproven, untested; debatable, moot; abstract, conceptual, intellectual, metaphysical; nonclinical, nonpractical; nonempiricalNear Antonyms of speculative clinical, practical; concrete, defined, definite, distinct; attested, authenticated, confirmed, demonstrated, established, proven, substantiated, tested, time-tested, validated, verified; empirical (also empiric), nonspeculative, nontheoretical, observationalAntonyms of speculative actual, factual, real



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