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speculation

Synonyms of speculation in English:

noun

  • 1 his resignation fuelled speculation of an imminent cabinet reshuffle
  • 2 a speculation on the stock market
    gamble, venture, risk;
    informal spec
    British informal flutter
    archaic adventure
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