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Definition 1: someone who risks losses for the possibility of considerable gains - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for speculator in the sense of this definition

(speculator is a kind of ...) a person who enjoys taking risks

(speculator is a kind of ...) a person who wagers money on the outcome of games or sporting events

(... is a kind of speculator ) someone who counterbalances one transaction (as a bet) against another in order to protect against loss

(... is a kind of speculator ) a speculator who trades aggressively on stock or commodity markets

(... is a kind of speculator ) someone who buys something and resells it at a price far above the initial cost

"he got theater tickets through a scalper"

(... is a kind of speculator ) a speculator who makes money available for innovative projects (especially in high technology)

Definition 2: someone who makes conjectures without knowing the facts - [noun denoting person]

(speculator is a kind of ...) someone who exercises the mind (usually in an effort to reach a decision)

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