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"theorize" in British English

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theorizeverb [I]

(UK usually theorise) uk   /ˈθɪə.raɪz/  us   /ˈθɪr.aɪz/
(Definition of theorize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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theorizeverb [I]

 us   /ˈθi·əˌrɑɪz/
to ​suggest an ​explanation for something: Investigators theorized that ​ice had ​built up on the ​wings of the ​plane, causing it to ​stallsoon after takeoff.
(Definition of theorize from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “theorize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 建立理论, 从理论上说明…
in Turkish kuram tasarlamak, teori öne sürmek…
in Russian строить теорию…
in Chinese (Traditional) 建立理論, 從理論上說明…
in Polish teoretyzować…
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