Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » C » Conium ... Connors

CONJECTURAL

 Dictionary entry overview: What does conjectural mean? 

CONJECTURAL (adjective)
  The adjective CONJECTURAL has 1 sense:

1. based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence

  Familiarity information: CONJECTURAL used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CONJECTURAL (adjective)


Sense 1conjectural [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence

Synonyms:

conjectural; hypothetic; hypothetical; suppositional; suppositious; supposititious; divinatory; supposed

Context examples:

theories about the extinction of dinosaurs are still highly conjectural / the supposed reason for his absence / suppositious reconstructions of dead languages / hypothetical situation

Similar:

theoretic; theoretical (concerned primarily with theories or hypotheses rather than practical considerations)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Never trouble trouble until trouble troubles you." (English proverb)

"If it does not get cloudy, it will not get clear." (Albanian proverb)

"Blind bear picks corn, picks one and throws one." (Chinese proverb)

"Necessity teaches the naked woman to spin (a yarn)." (Danish proverb)

Page delivered in 0.0387 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: