Hypothesis Meaning

There are 3 meaning(s) for word Hypothesis

Hypothesis Meaning 1 : a tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena

    Example : a scientific hypothesis that survives experimental testing becomes a scientific theory

    Synonyms : possibility,  theory
Hypothesis Meaning 2 : a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence

    Synonyms : conjecture,  guess,  speculation,  supposition,  surmisal,  surmise
Hypothesis Meaning 3 : a proposal intended to explain certain facts or observations