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Definition of Speculates
Speculate Spec"u*late, v. t.
To consider attentively; as, to speculate the nature of a
thing. [R.] --Sir W. Hamilton.
SpeculateSpeculate Spec"u*late, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Speculated; p.
pr. & vb. n. Speculating.] [L. speculatus, p. p. of
speculari to spy out, observe, fr. specula a lookout, fr.
specere to look. See Spy.]
1. To consider by turning a subject in the mind, and viewing
it in its different aspects and relations; to meditate; to
contemplate; to theorize; as, to speculate on questions in
religion; to speculate on political events.
It is remarkable that persons who speculate the most
boldly often conform with the most pefect quietude
to the external regulations of society. --Hawthorne.
2. (Philos.) To view subjects from certain premises given or
assumed, and infer conclusions respecting them a priori.
3. (Com.) To purchase with the expectation of a contingent
advance in value, and a consequent sale at a profit; --
often, in a somewhat depreciative sense, of unsound or
hazardous transactions; as, to speculate in coffee, in
sugar, or in bank stock.
Meaning of Speculates from wikipedia
- (It can also refer
to short sales
the speculator hopes
for a decline
in value.) Many speculators
pay little attention
to the fundamental
- A speculator
is one who engages
in speculation. It may also refer
(video game), released
in 1985 Speculator
, New York, United States
- Platycephalus speculator
, the southern bluespotted
flathead, southern flathead
or yank flathead, is a common species
of flathead found around
reason, sometimes called theoretical reason
or pure reason, is theoretical
(or logical, deductive) thought, as opposed
- the company
and its ****ets. The speculator
a directly opposite
view to the bull is the bear, who speculates
on a stock decreasing
is a 1985 video
by OCO Software. Speculator
is a game in which stock market trading
with a scale
of 1 minute
- three cities
them after their
own names. Martin
P. Nilsson speculates
that this foundation story became
an embarr****ment as Rome became
- The Granite
of June 8, 1917, occurred
as a result
of a fire in a copper
mine, and was the most deadly event
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in 1797 on the Thames. She may have served
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