Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Intended or adapted for viewing or espying; having oversight.
  • adj. Exercising speculation; speculative.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Intended or adapted for viewing or espying; having oversight.
  • adj. Exercising speculation; speculative.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Practising or intended for oversight or outlook; overseeing; overlooking; viewing.
  • Given to, or of the nature or character of, speculation; speculative.

Etymologies

From Latin speculātōrius ("of or pertaining to spies or scouts"). (Wiktionary)

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