What is the pronunciation of theory?
English definition of “theory”
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/ˈθɪəri/ ( plural theories)
in theory › if something is possible in theory, it should be possible, but often it does not happen in that way: In theory, you can be up and trading in a just a day. Employing fewer people sounds great in theory, but how's it going to work out in practice? → See also content theory , economic theory , expectancy theory , Elliott wave theory , employment theory , game theory , Herzberg's two-factor theory , monetary theory , organizational theory , price theory , queuing theory