Speculation Meaning

There are 4 meaning(s) for word Speculation

Speculation Meaning 1 : an investment that is very risky but could yield great profits

    Example : he knew the stock was a speculation when he bought it

    Synonyms : venture
Speculation Meaning 2 : a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence

    Synonyms : conjecture,  guess,  hypothesis,  supposition,  surmisal,  surmise
Speculation Meaning 3 : a hypothesis that has been formed by speculating or conjecturing (usually with little hard evidence)

    Example : speculations about the outcome of the election

    Synonyms : conjecture
Speculation Meaning 4 : continuous and profound contemplation or musing on a subject or series of subjects of a deep or abstruse nature

    Synonyms : meditation