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Pronunciation of Speculate: Learn how to pronounce Speculate in English correctly

Learn how to say Speculate correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word speculate:

[no object]
1form a theory or conjecture about a subject without firm evidence:
my colleagues speculate about my private life
[with clause]:
observers speculated that the authorities wished to improve their image
2invest in stocks, property, or other ventures in the hope of gain but with the risk of loss:
he didn’t look as though he had the money to speculate in shares


late 16th century: from Latin speculat- ‘observed from a vantage point’, from the verb speculari, from specula ‘watchtower’, from specere ‘to look’