English dictionary definition of:

theory


Noun

  • a tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena
  • a belief that can guide behavior
  • a well-substantiated explanation of some aspect of the natural world; an organized system of accepted knowledge that applies in a variety of circumstances to explain a specific set of phenomena

Thesaurus

hypothesis possibility

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Scrabble score for theory


Scrabble score = 12

generated at 16:45:54 on 18-11-19

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