Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Financial, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
speculate(Chance), verb assume a risk, bet, chance, dare, deal in futures, gamble, hazard, invest, lay money on, play the market, plunge, risk, stake, take a chance, try one's luck, venture, wager
speculate(Conjecture), verb assume, cogitare, dare say, debate, deliberate, guess, have a theory, judge, muse, philosophize, ponder, puzzle over, quaerere, reckon, ruminate, suppose, surmise, theorize, think, turn over in the mind, venture, weigh, wonder about
Associated concepts: speculative damages
See also: bet, fund, gamble, guess, invest, muse, opine, parlay, ponder, postulate, presume, presuppose, prognosticate, reflect, surmise, suspect, think