theorise
British variant of theorize

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  • theorise — (Brit.) v. develop a theory, hypothesise (also theorize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • theorise — v. 1) (D; intr.) to theorise about 2) (L) the police theorised that the burglar had entered through a window …   Combinatory dictionary

  • theorise — verb to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds Scientists supposed that large dinosaurs lived in swamps • Syn: ↑speculate, ↑theorize, ↑conjecture, ↑hypothesize, ↑hypothesise, ↑hypothecate, ↑suppose …   Useful english dictionary

  • theorise — the|o|rise [ θiə,raız ] a British spelling of theorize …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • theorise — UK [ˈθɪəraɪz] / US [ˈθɪəˌraɪz] theorize …   English dictionary

  • theorise — /ˈθiəraɪz / (say theeuhruyz) verb (i) (theorised, theorising) 1. to form a theory or theories. 2. to speculate or conjecture: *More good will be done to the Australian labour movement in five years by a successful object lesson worked out by… …   Australian English dictionary

  • theorised — theorise (Brit.) v. develop a theory, hypothesise (also theorize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • theorises — theorise (Brit.) v. develop a theory, hypothesise (also theorize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • theorising — theorise (Brit.) v. develop a theory, hypothesise (also theorize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • théoriser — [ teɔrize ] v. <conjug. : 1> • 1823; de théorie ♦ Didact. 1 ♦ V. intr. Émettre, présenter une théorie. Théoriser sur un problème. 2 ♦ V. tr. (1902) Mettre en théorie. Théoriser une opinion (politique, scientifique, philosophique, etc.). N.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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