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See definition of hypothetically on Dictionary.com
  • as inon paper
  • as inpresumably
  • as inconditionally
  • as intheoretically

synonyms for hypothetically

  • abstractly
  • conceivably
  • theoretically
  • doubtless
  • supposedly
  • surely
  • probably
  • apparently
  • credible
  • indubitably
  • theoretically
  • unquestionably
  • doubtlessly
  • seemingly
  • presumptively
  • assumably
  • in all likelihood
  • in all probability
  • it would seem
  • most likely
  • on the face of it
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How to use hypothetically in a sentence

Senate staffers generally say it’s good to look at what’s already passed in the House to get a sense of what a hypothetical Democratic-controlled Senate might take up.
AMERICA NEEDS A DEMOCRATIC REVOLUTIONMATTHEW YGLESIASSEPTEMBER 17, 2020VOX
In an appearance on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” she tried to set up a hypothetical in which Biden were president during the outbreak.
TRUMP’S INCREASINGLY OVERT EFFORT TO PRETEND BIDEN IS ACTUALLY PRESIDENTAARON BLAKESEPTEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
For instance, if Party A wins 10 out of 15 seats with 70 percent of the vote in an actual election, then Party B, in a hypothetical election, should win 10 seats if it had 70 percent of the vote.
HOW NEXT-GEN COMPUTER GENERATED MAPS DETECT PARTISAN GERRYMANDERINGSUJATA GUPTASEPTEMBER 7, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
These surveys generally ask about a hypothetical FDA-approved vaccine.
A THIRD OF AMERICANS MIGHT REFUSE A COVID-19 VACCINE. HOW SCREWED ARE WE?BRIAN RESNICKSEPTEMBER 4, 2020VOX
For example, consider a hypothetical helicopter with a 30-foot rotor turning at 400 rpm.
THE SCIENCE BEHIND HOW AN AIRCRAFT GLIDESBY PETER GARRISON/FLYING MAGSEPTEMBER 3, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Studies have found liberals are less likely to accept a hypothetical expert consensus on the possibility of safe storage of nuclear waste, or on the effects of concealed-carry gun laws.
CORONAVIRUS RESPONSES HIGHLIGHT HOW HUMANS ARE HARDWIRED TO DISMISS FACTS THAT DON’T FIT THEIR WORLDVIEWLGBTQ-EDITORJULY 2, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
Ibn Daud does not adopt eternity of motion even hypothetically, as Maimonides does.
A HISTORY OF MEDIAEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHYISAAC HUSIK
We only put the case hypothetically, but he would not admit it even so; he said, it is morally and metaphysically impossible.
JOURNAL IN FRANCE IN 1845 AND 1848 WITH LETTERS FROM ITALY IN 1847T. W. (THOMAS WILLIAM) ALLIES
The former must be rendered hypothetically: They cannot be renewed after falling away if they persist in crucifying, etc.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE EPISTLE TO THE HEBREWSTHOMAS CHARLES EDWARDS
These axioms, and so-called definitions are themselves exactly, and not merely hypothetically, true.
ANALYSIS OF MR. MILL'S SYSTEM OF LOGICWILLIAM STEBBING
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WORDS RELATED TO HYPOTHETICALLY

  • hypothetically
  • tentatively
  • with limitations
  • with reservations
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.