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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - By a proposal intended to explain certain facts or observations

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective : a hypothetical case. ,hypothetical reasoning
  • Noun : The Secretary of Defense refused to discuss hypotheticals with the reporters
  • "But what would happen," Moichi persisted, "if you did come up against one hypothetically, that is?"
  • Well, if I were to do this purely hypothetically, that is I would probably use pages from the inner depths of the paper...not front page news. for more
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