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Translation of "theory" - English-Spanish dictionary

theory

noun /ˈθiəri/ ( plural theories)
an idea or explanation which has not yet been proved to be correct teoría There are many theories about the origin of life In theory, I agree with you, but it would not work in practice. the main principles and ideas in an art, science etc as opposed to the practice of actually doing it teoría A musician has to study both the theory and practice of music. theoretical /-ˈreti-/ adjective teórico an interesting theoretical approach to the issue. theoretically /-ˈreti-/ adverb. teóricamente theorize verb ( ( also theoriseBritish)) to make theories teorizar He did not know what had happened, so he could only theorize about it. theorist noun teórico He is a leading theorist in the field of semantics.
Translations of “theory”
in Arabic نَظَرِيّة…
in Korean 이론…
in Malaysian teori…
in French théorie…
in Turkish kuram, teori…
in Italian teoria…
in Chinese (Traditional) 理論, 學說, 意見…
in Russian теория…
in Polish teoria…
in Vietnamese lý thuyết, lý luận, nguyên lý…
in Portuguese teoria…
in Thai สมมติฐาน, ทฤษฎี…
in German die Theorie…
in Catalan teoria…
in Japanese 理論, 説…
in Indonesian teori…
in Chinese (Simplified) 理论, 学说, 意见…
(Definition of theory from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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