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Synonyms for empiricalɛmˈpɪr ɪ kəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. empirical, empiric(adj)

    derived from experiment and observation rather than theory

    Synonyms:
    empirical, empiric

    Antonyms:
    supposititious, divinatory, abstractive, hypothetic, a priori, theoretical, suppositional, suppositious, metaphysical, theoretic, supposed, conjectural, speculative, theory-based, hypothetical, notional

  2. empiric, empirical(adj)

    relying on medical quackery

    Synonyms:
    empirical, empiric

    Antonyms:
    a priori, hypothetic, theoretic, divinatory, speculative, supposititious, conjectural, suppositional, supposed, hypothetical, notional, metaphysical, theory-based, theoretical, abstractive, suppositious

Wiktionary

  1. empirical(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    empiric

    Antonyms:
    nonempirical

  2. empirical(adjective)

    Pertaining to or based on experience.

    Synonyms:
    empiric

    Antonyms:
    nonempirical

  3. empirical(adjective)

    Pertaining to, derived from, or testable by observations made using the physical senses or using instruments which extend the senses.

    Synonyms:
    empiric

    Antonyms:
    nonempirical

  4. empirical(adjective)

    Verifiable by means of scientific experimentation.

    Synonyms:
    empiric

    Antonyms:
    nonempirical

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. empirical(a.)

    Synonyms:
    experimental, experiential, from experience (as distinguished from inference or reasoning)

  2. empirical(a.)

    Synonyms:
    charlatanic, quackish

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

anecdotal, experimental, evidence-based, pilot


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