Definition of speculative:
some, theoretic, sorry, meditative, safe, tough, regretful, around, unfit, pensive, uncollectible, conservative, cogitative, speculation, about, maybe, ruminative, arbitrage, contemplative, theoretical, big, ideational, wondering, certain, inquisitive, profitability, curious, contemplative, dangerous, deliberative, pensive, what, spoilt, fanciful, notional, excogitative, spoiled, abstract, academic, unsafe, fair, boom, thoughtful, commercialism, reflective, perhaps, thoughtful, meditative, unsound, bingo, pay, forged, questioning, sure, bad, commercial, conceptional, thinking, risky, yield, wild, high-risk, defective, insecure.
- chancy (part of speech: adjective)
- suppositional (part of speech: adjective)
- imaginary (part of speech: adjective)
- "Max Carrados", Ernest Bramah.
- "The Desert Fiddler", William H. Hamby.
Now, with the necessary limitation that each one is sovereign over him in some respects, and has not the least power over him in others, and that the other is sovereign over him in other respects, and does not include the first topic or line of duty, there is a speculative support for this general notion.- "Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York", A. F. Warburton.