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speculative

Pronunciation: /ˈspekjələtɪv; ˈspekjʊlətɪv/

Translation of speculative in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 2 (theoretical) [ideas/conclusions] especulativo speculative philosophy filosofía (feminine) especulativa all this is purely speculative todo esto es meramente especulativo, estas no son más que conjecturas
    Example sentences
    • Concerns about widespread inaccuracies in online health information are speculative and intuitive rather than based on robust research.
    • They are entirely guesswork, speculative and based on unsound mathematics designed to promote the private healthcare system.
    • Atwood uses the term speculative fiction rather than science fiction.

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