speculate

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speculate englannista suomeksi

  1. spekuloida, arvella

  2. miettiä, pohtia

  3. keinotella

  1. Verbi

  2. pohtia, pohdiskella

  3. arvailla, jossitella

  4. keinotella, spekuloida

speculate englanniksi

  1. To think, meditate or reflect on a subject; to consider, to deliberate or cogitate.

  2. (RQ:Hawthorne SL)

  3. It is remarkable that persons who speculate the most boldly often conform with the most perfect quietude to the external regulations of society.
  4. To make an inference based on inconclusive evidence; to surmise or conjecture.

  5. (quote-book)| year=1983| publisher=Knopf| ISBN=0679722106| passage=We can speculate that in many instances the sharks are not feeding on their victims, but only in a few cases can we guess what they ''are'' doing.| page=171

  6. (quote-journal)| title=Fantasy of navigation| passage=It is tempting to speculate about the incentives or compulsions that might explain why anyone would take to the skies in the basket a balloon: perhaps out of a desire to escape the gravity of this world or to get a preview of the next; .

  7. To make a risky trade in the hope of making a profit; to venture or gamble.

  8. To anticipate which branch of code will be chosen and execute it advance.

  9. (inflection of)

  10. (feminine plural of)