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Put (something) forward as a hypothesis.‘lack of cushioning in shoes has been hypothesized as a cause of running injuries’[with clause] ‘he hypothesized that the black market would naturally die out’[no object] ‘to be able to hypothesize is important’
suggest, submit, advance, propose, venture, volunteer, put forward, moot, propound, posit, air, hazard, say, declare, observe, comment, remarkView synonyms
- ‘Their marker order can be easily derived from Catarrhini ancestor hypothesizing a pericentric inversion involving the entire short arm.’
- ‘It must be noted that the reasoning just quoted hypothesizes an unmonopolized supply of consumer and capital goods.’
- ‘Schultz explained these results by hypothesizing an inactivation process that ‘spreads’ from the heterochromatic breakpoint.’
- ‘Considering Rousseau, with whom he quarrelled, as utopian, he hypothesized an art which was morally neutral and elitist.’
- ‘The ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle hypothesised that space was filled with invisible ether.’
- ‘It was hypothesized that the pain picture would improve as the existential challenges resolved.’
- ‘Each activity was hypothesized to motivate students to increase their ethical standards.’
- ‘The killer is hypothesized to be a mutant and should be considered armed and highly dangerous.’
- ‘It allows you to hypothesise a supernatural entity to explain phenomena, but doesn't allow you to investigate said entity.’
- ‘They hypothesize that resistance is rational, motivated by organizational threats to workers' identity.’
- ‘Wolf hypothesizes a cause-and-effect relationship between women's liberation and society's ideal of beauty.’
- ‘In all cases the expected strength and hypothesized direction of associations were confirmed.’
- ‘You can test that proposition by hypothesizing the same transaction that is now before the Court as occurring yesterday.’
- ‘Her basketball spirit had diminished unlike that flame the other day, and I believe I may hypothesize the reason.’
- ‘Hence, they proposed a two-photon process theory that hypothesizes the necessity of the O-intermediate irradiation.’
- ‘Based on the discussion above, we can hypothesize a link between a type of counterfactual thinking and learning.’
- ‘Age was hypothesized in this study to be directly related to higher ethical standards.’
- ‘Plato hypothesized that dependency on writing as an external memory store would be detrimental to memory.’
- ‘If one event is observed or hypothesised, one can only seek its cause in terms of another observed or hypothesised event.’
- ‘Maternal rank is hypothesized to play an important role in cub survivorship for two main reasons.’
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