Antonyms of adj theoretic

1 sense of theoretic

Sense 1
theoretical (vs. empirical), theoretic -- (concerned primarily with theories or hypotheses rather than practical considerations; "theoretical science")


Similarity of adj theoretic

1 sense of theoretic

Sense 1
theoretical (vs. empirical), theoretic -- (concerned primarily with theories or hypotheses rather than practical considerations; "theoretical science")
       => abstractive -- (of an abstracting nature or having the power of abstracting; "abstractive analysis")
       => a priori -- (based on hypothesis or theory rather than experiment)
       => conjectural, divinatory, hypothetical, hypothetic, supposed, suppositional, suppositious, supposititious -- (based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence; "theories about the extinction of dinosaurs are still highly conjectural"; "the supposed reason for his absence"; "suppositious reconstructions of dead languages"; "hypothetical situation")
       => notional, speculative -- (not based on fact or investigation; "a notional figure of cost helps in determining production costs"; "speculative knowledge")
       => metaphysical -- (highly abstract and overly theoretical; "metaphysical reasoning")
       => theory-based -- (based in theory rather than experiment; "theory-based arguments and positions")

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