HyperDic: speculator

English > 2 senses of the word speculator:
NOUNperson speculatorsomeone who makes conjectures without knowing the facts
person speculator, plungersomeone who risks losses for the possibility of considerable gains
speculator > pronunciation
Soundsspeh'kyahley.ter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > speculator: 2 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who makes conjectures without knowing the facts.
Broaderthinkersomeone who exercises the mind / mind (usually in an effort to reach a decision)
Spanishespeculador
Catalanespeculador
Verbsspeculateto believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds
speculatetalk over conjecturally, or review in an idle or casual way and with an element of doubt or without sufficient reason to reach a conclusion
English > speculator: 2 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningsomeone who risks losses for the possibility of considerable gains.
Synonymplunger
Narrowerhedgersomeone who counterbalances one transaction (as a bet) against another in order to protect against loss
operatorA speculator who trades aggressively on stock or commodity markets
scalpersomeone who buys something and resells it at a price far above the initial cost
venture capitalistA speculator who makes money available for innovative / innovative projects (especially in high technology)
Broaderadventurer, venturerA person who enjoys / enjoys / enjoys taking risks
gamblerA person who wagers money on the outcome of games / games / games or sporting events
Spanishespeculador
Catalanespeculador
Verbsspeculateinvest at a risk

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