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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Speculative(0.01065 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Speculative.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: not financially safe or secure; “a bad investment”; “high
risk investments”; “anything that promises to pay too
much can't help being risky”; “speculative business
enterprises” [syn: bad, insecure, risky, high-risk]
2: not based on fact or investigation; “a notional figure of
cost helps in determining production costs”; “speculative
knowledge” [syn: notional]
3: showing curiosity; “if someone saw a man climbing a light
post they might get inquisitive”; “raised a speculative
eyebrow” [syn: inquisitive, questioning, wondering(a)]
English → English (gcide)
Speculative \Spec"u*la*tive\ (sp[e^]k"[-u]*l[.a]*t[i^]v), a.
[Cf. F. sp['e]culatif, L. speculativus.]
1. Given to speculation; contemplative.
The mind of man being by nature speculative.
2. Involving, or formed by, speculation; ideal; theoretical;
not established by demonstration. --Cudworth.
3. Of or pertaining to vision; also, prying; inquisitive;
curious. [R.] --Bacon.
4. Of or pertaining to speculation in land, goods, shares,
etc.; as, a speculative dealer or enterprise.
The speculative merchant exercises no one regular,
established, or well-known branch of business. --A.
5. (Finance) More risky than typical investments; not
[PJC] -- Spec"u*la*tive*ly, adv. --