theorize Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “theorize” in the English Dictionary

"theorize" in British English

See all translations

theorizeverb [I]

(UK usually theorise) uk   /ˈθɪə.raɪz/  us   /ˈθɪr.aɪz/
to ​develop a set of ​ideas about something: It's ​easy to theorize about what might have ​happened.
(Definition of theorize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"theorize" in American English

See all translations

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…
What is the pronunciation of theorize?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

golden

made of gold

Word of the Day