(noun, adjective)


1. based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence

- hypothetical situation

Similar word(s): theoretic, theoretical, conjectural, divinatory, hypothetic, supposed, suppositional, suppositious, supposititious


1. a hypothetical possibility, circumstance, statement, proposal, situation, etc.

- consider the following, just as a hypothetical

Definition categories: thought, hypothesis, possibility, theory

Sentences with hypothetical as a noun:

- These hypotheticals serve no purpose until we have more information.