hypothetical definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, concerning, or considering a hypothesis: a hypothetical circumstance. See Synonyms at theoretical.
    • Suppositional; unsure. See Synonyms at expected.
    • Conditional; contingent.
    • Based upon a hypothesis; conjectural
    • conditional; contingent upon some hypothesis/antecedent
    • based mostly on surmise instead of adequate evidence
  • noun:
    • A hypothetical circumstance, condition, scenario, or situation: OK, consider this chance then—just as a hypothetical.
    • A hypothetical scenario or idea
    • A hypothetical idea.
    • a hypothetical possibility, situation, declaration, suggestion, scenario, etc.
  • others:
    • just like hypothetic, additionally the more widespread type.
    • A proposition consisting of several clauses united by conjunctions, or which states a relation to occur between different possibilities.

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