- hapfasnacholar hap
Adjective(1) not financially safe or secure(2) not based on fact or investigation(3) showing curiosity
(1) Many loss-making speculative ventures raised money on the public markets.(2) This is due to an easing in demand and will lead to a fall in speculative building.(3) Historically, common stocks have been regarded to be too speculative for most small investors.(4) In most cases, this is highly speculative investing, and anyone looking to trade futures should really do his or her homework.(5) First Lord Peter gave him a speculative glance.(6) Dowling said the scheme was one of the ├ö├ç├┐largest and most ambitious speculative schemes undertaken in the city├ö├ç├û.(7) Anderson said construction could start with two speculative buildings.(8) This enabled them to invest in major infrastructure projects as well as more speculative ventures.(9) She slid a speculative glance at her boyfriend.(10) Issues inevitably haunt the category of speculative residential building.(11) For one thing, the increase in speculative buying and more exotic loan packages raise the risk of volatility in the mortgage market if yields turn higher quickly.(12) He said pure biotech investment tended to be more speculative and returns took longer and were not guaranteed.(13) A number of entries also contain assertions that are unfounded or highly speculative .(14) I feel that any investment in retail is highly speculative , simply because any business where cash changes hands repeatedly is high risk.(15) The small shareholders will be hoping to turn around the fortunes of a speculative investment that so many have come to bitterly regret.(16) After the London Institution he moved into speculative building, progressing from Highbury villas to Bloomsbury and Belgravia.
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Different Formsspeculative, speculatively
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