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Definición de “theory” en inglés


noun [C or U]     /ˈθɪə.ri/ US  /ˈθɪr.i/
B2 a formal statement of the rules on which a subject of study is based or of ideas that are suggested to explain a fact or event or, more generally , an opinion or explanation : economic theory scientific theory Darwin's theory of evolution He has a theory that the hole was caused by a meteorite .PhilosophyIdeas, concepts and theories in theory B2 If something is possible in theory, it should be possible , but often it does not happen in that way: In theory, the journey ought to take three hours , but in practice it usually takes four because of roadworks .Logic and reason
(Definition of theory noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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