Synonyms of speculative in English:



  • 1 any discussion of the question is largely speculative
    conjectural, suppositional, theoretical, hypothetical, based on guesswork, putative, academic, notional, abstract; tentative, unproven, untested, unfounded, groundless, unsubstantiated
    rare ideational, suppositious, suppositive
    [Antonyms] proven
  • 2 a speculative investment
    risky, hazardous, unsafe, uncertain, unpredictable
    informal chancy, dicey, iffy
    British informal dodgy
    [Antonyms] safe
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