Part of speech:
Capable of happening, existing, or being true without contradicting proven facts, laws, or circumstances:
The definition of hypothetical is something that is assumed or based on theory.
That may be presumed, or taken for granted; probable
Likely to become or be:
Inclined to make conjectures
Of, relating to, or involving inference.
Regarded as true, genuine, etc., without actual knowledge
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Substituted with intent to deceive or defraud; spurious; counterfeit
Based on probability or presumption
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