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“theorize” in British English

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theorizeverb [ I ]

UK usually theorise uk /ˈθɪə.raɪz/ us /ˈθɪr.aɪz/

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“theorize” in American English

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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 stall soon after takeoff.

(Definition of “theorize” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)