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  1. theoretically(adverb)

    in theory; according to the assumed facts

    "on paper the candidate seems promising"

  2. theoretically(adverb)

    in a theoretical manner

    "he worked the problem out theoretically"


  1. theoretically(Adverb)

    in theory; on paper

    I haven't tested it, but theoretically it ought to fly.

  2. theoretically(Adverb)

    in a theoretical manner

    I solved the problem theoretically rather than practically.


  1. Theoretically

    Theoretically is an album by Tim Berne and Bill Frisell which was released on the Empire label in 1984. It features four compositions by Berne, two by Frisell, and one joint composition.

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  1. Alex
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  1. theoretically


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of theoretically in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of theoretically in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of theoretically in a Sentence

  1. Cameron McWhirter:

    So all these things that were theoretically good for black people at that time became sources of violence.

  2. Gantakolla Srivastava:

    Theoretically it becomes a risk, but practically there are checks and balances.

  3. Kim Jong:

    If he is merely trying to avoid infection, it should theoretically be very easy to release photos or videos of a healthy-looking Kim.

  4. Robert Anson Heinlein:

    Everything is theoretically impossible, until it is done. One could write a history of science in reverse by assembling the solemn pronouncements of highest authority about what could not be done and could never happen.

  5. Samuel Chien:

    Theoretically, the move would make yuan assets more attractive to global investors over the long term.

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