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speculate
American English: /ˈspɛkjəˌleɪt/
British English: /ˈspɛkjʊleɪt/

Translation of speculate in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • 2 (guess, conjecture) See examples:to speculate (on oabout something)
    hacer conjeturas or especular (sobre algo)
    Example sentences
    • Dr. Penney, in his evidence, speculated that the error was a typographical one.
    • Researchers speculated that organically grown plants are subject to more environmental challenges and therefore have stronger antioxidant defenses.
    • Some speculated that it was, because there was limited evidence that another race had existed there once.

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