Translation of "speculation" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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speculationnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌspek.jəˈleɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌspek.jəˈleɪ.ʃən/

speculation noun [ C or U ] (GUESS)

C1 the activity of guessing possible answers to a question without having enough information to be certain

Rumours that they are about to marry have been dismissed as pure speculation. 他們打算結婚的傳言已證實只不過是猜測。
Speculation about his future plans is rife. 對他未來的計劃臆測很多,眾說紛紜。
[ + that ] News of the president's illness fuelled/prompted speculation that an election will be held later in the year. 首相的談話引起了人們的猜測,認爲在今年稍晚會舉行一次選舉。

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speculation noun [ C or U ] (TRADING)

the act of speculating in order to make a profit


(Translation of “speculation” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)