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Proven adjective – Established beyond doubt. Theoretical is an antonym for proven.

Nearby Word: prove

Antonyms for Proven

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Theoretical adjective – Existing only as an assumption or speculation. Usage example: the merits of the new testing procedures are purely **theoretical**, since no one has ever used them before

Proven is an antonym for theoretical in hypothetical topic.

Nearby Words: theory, theoretic, theoretically, theorist, theoretician

Antonyms for Theoretical

- Namely, the Uktena's patron planet is Vulcan, a theoretical body on opposite end of Mercury's orbit, to explain how it revolves so fast, but it's been proven to not actually exist.

- Theoretical next steps for this practice, which have been proven functional with dogs and other animals, are transplantations of heads, either as a second head or replacing the original one.

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Theoretical or Proven. 2016. Accessed June 19, 2021. https://thesaurus.plus/related/proven/theoretical.

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