Definition of hypothetical:
hypothetic, ideal, supposititious, mantic, pretended, alleged, theoretic, philosophical, real, theoretical, academic, transcendental, fictitious, fake, simulated, so-called, false, made-up, suppositive, transcendent, divinatory, vatical, sibyllic, mock, abstract, inferential, suppositious, sibylline, presumptive, belief, vatic, synthetic, supposed.
- supposed (part of speech: verb)
- topical (part of speech: adjective)
- suppositional (part of speech: adjective)
- "Long Ago, Far Away", William Fitzgerald Jenkins AKA Murray Leinster.
- "Our Knowledge of the External World as a Field for Scientific Method in Philosophy", Bertrand Russell.
Sir Oliver came of a family that never had been famed for rigidity in religious matters, and he was certainly not going to burn alive if the adoption of other men's opinions upon an extremely hypothetical future state would suffice to save him from the stake.- "The Sea-Hawk", Raphael Sabatini.