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SPECULATIVE

1. [s] showing curiosity; "if someone saw a man climbing a light post they might get inquisitive"; "raised a speculative eyebrow"

2. [s] not based on fact or investigation; "a notional figure of cost helps in determining production costs"; "speculative knowledge"

3. [s] 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"

similar words

1. [a] curious

2. [a] theoretical

3. [a] theoretic

4. [a] unsound

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