theoretical meaning

EN[ˌθiəˈɹɛtɪkl] [-ælɪti]

    Definition of theoretical in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMmore theoreticalSUPmost theoreticalPREthéo-SUF-al
    1. Of or relating to theory; abstract; not empirical.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Gene Nelson, Warner Bros fleetfooted terper, is going to try going straight in more than one sense. In Dont Cry Baby he won't dance except to a theoretical piper
        • In [ 3 ], the author performed an impressive volume of theoretical and experimental studies concerning the hydrologistors as new hydraulic systems and elements.
        • His tactics appealed to the type of Old Bolshevik undergrounder who had little patience with theoretical hairsplitting and who looked to a firm authority to take the lead in practical work.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -al
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        Meaning of theoretical for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "theoretical" is an adjective. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
        Difficultness: Level 3
        Easy     ➨     Difficult
        Definiteness: Level 2
        Definite    ➨     Versatile