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ˌθi əˈrɛt ɪ kəlThe·o·ret·i·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. theoretical, theoreticadjective

    concerned primarily with theories or hypotheses rather than practical considerations

    "theoretical science"

  2. theoreticaladjective

    concerned with theories rather than their practical applications

    "theoretical physics"

Wiktionary

  1. theoreticaladjective

    Of or relating to theory; abstract; not empirical.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Theoreticaladjective

    pertaining to theory; depending on, or confined to, theory or speculation; speculative; terminating in theory or speculation: not practical; as, theoretical learning; theoretic sciences

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Theoretical' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3184

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Theoretical' in Adjectives Frequency: #442

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Theoretical in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Theoretical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Theoretical in a Sentence

  1. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    Genius is only gifted to the few who are ready to go beyond their comfort-zones. Those who are not satisfied only with the theoretical ideologies.

  2. Kostiantyn Yelisieiev:

    We are of the view it is high time to go from theoretical debates to practical discussion.

  3. Herbert Carlisle:

    You've got to get past just the theoretical ... to get it into the fog and friction of a dynamic environment that is changing rapidly.

  4. Sara Watson:

    We don't have any immediate plans to study this phenomenon in the US, but we also have no theoretical reasons to expect that our findings would not extend to the American setting.

  5. James Fenimore Cooper:

    The American doctrinaire is the converse of the American demagogue, and, in this way, is scarcely less injurious to the public. The first deals in poetry, the last in cant. He is as much a visionary on one side, as the extreme theoretical democrat is a visionary on the other.

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