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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being a conclusion or opinion based on supposition and conjecture rather than on fact or investigation; Financial risk.

Usage examples (8)
  • Her work is highly contentious because of its speculativeness and lack of supporting evidence
  • He rejected stocks that didn't pay dividends because of their speculativeness
  • Adjective : a speculative approach. ,speculative conclusions. ,speculative ventures
  • If a decent argument can be made, though, regarding "speculative" fiction's exclusive speculativeness-- or, at least, if it can delineate itself as a form in itself,... for more
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