speculations (plural noun)
  1. the forming of a theory or conjecture without firm evidence.
    "there has been widespread speculation that he plans to quit" ·
    "this is pure speculation on my part" · "these are only speculations"
  2. investment in stocks, property, etc. in the hope of gain but with the risk of loss.
    "the company's move into property speculation" ·
    "he was a millionaire from speculations on the stock market"
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How to use speculation in a sentence?
some of the speculation had been self-cancelling, with newspapers predicting that the government would take quite opposite courses.
his resignation fuelled speculation of an imminent cabinet reshuffle.
the speculation and confusion which was rending the civilized world.
speculation remained that the Army distrusted the peace process.
it is wrong to prejudge an issue on the basis of speculation.
there has been widespread speculation that he plans to quit.
he was a millionaire from speculations on the stock market.
she plunged gaily into speculation on the stock market.
then came a lot of titillating tabloid speculation.
speculation ran rife that he was an arms dealer.
speculation on the likely effect of opting out.
the company's move into property speculation.
there has been much unprofitable speculation.
this is pure speculation on my part.
these are only speculations.
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How to say speculation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)spekulasie
Arabic (NOUN)التكهنات, تكهنات, المضاربة, مضاربة, التخمين, تخمين
Bangla ধারণা
Bosnian (Latin) spekulacije
Bulgarian (NOUN)спекулации
Cantonese (Traditional) 投機
Catalan (NOUN)especulació
Chinese Simplified 投机
Chinese Traditional 投機
Croatian (NOUN)spekulacije, nagađanja, nagadanja, pretpostavke
Czech (NOUN)spekulace, dohad
Danish (NOUN)spekulation, teorier
Dutch (NOUN)speculatie, gespeculeerd
Estonian (NOUN)spekulatsioone
Fijian vakanananu vakatani
Filipino haka-haka
Finnish (NOUN)spekulointia, keinottelu, arvailua
French (NOUN)spéculation, conjectures, supposition, hypothèses
German (NOUN)Spekulation, Betrachtung, Vermutungen
Greek (NOUN)κερδοσκοπία, εικασίες, εικοτολογίες
Haitian Creole spekilasyon
Hebrew (NOUN)ספקולציות
Hindi (NOUN)अटकलें, अटकलबाजी, सट्टा, सट्टेबाजी
Hungarian (NOUN)spekuláció, okoskodás, elmélkedés, találgatások
Icelandic (NOUN)vangaveltur, tilgáta
Indonesian (NOUN)spekulasi
Italian (NOUN)speculazione, congetture
Japanese (NOUN)投機, 憶測, 思惑, 推測, 思惟, 思索
Kiswahili (NOUN)uvumi
Korean (NOUN)투기, 추측, 숙고, 추론
Latvian (NOUN)spekulācijas, pieņēmums, minējumus
Lithuanian (NOUN)spekuliacijos
Malagasy fieritreretan
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)spekulasi
Maltese (NOUN)spekulazzjoni
Norwegian Bokmål spekulasjon
Persian (NOUN)گمان
Polish (NOUN)spekulacji
Portuguese (NOUN)especulação
Querétaro Otomi especulación
Romanian (NOUN)speculaţii
Russian (NOUN)спекуляции, умозрение, домыслы, предположение, размышление, догадки, слухи
Samoan masalosaloga
Serbian (Cyrillic) спекулација
Serbian (Latin) spekulacija
Slovak (NOUN)špekulácie
Slovenian (NOUN)špekulacije, umovanje, ugibanja
Spanish (NOUN)especulación, conjeturas
Swedish (NOUN)spekulation
Tahitian nounou
Tamil ஊகம்
Telugu ఊహాగానాలు
Thai การเก็งกำไร
Tongan fakamahamahalo
Turkish (NOUN)spekülasyon
Ukrainian (NOUN)спекуляції, припущення, чутки
Urdu قیاس
Vietnamese (NOUN)suy đoán, phỏng đoán, dự đoán
Welsh (NOUN)dyfalu, damcaniaethu, ddyfalu, hapfasnachu
Yucatec Maya especulación
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