overspeculate

overspeculate

(ˌəʊvəˈspɛkjʊˌleɪt)
vb (intr)
to speculate too much
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Despite a tendency to overspeculate on limited and temporally inconsistent evidence and a hesitancy to link the disparate chapters together under a unifying theme or idea more explicitly, Johnson's study contributes directly to the study of the Haitian Revolution and the Saint-Domingue diaspora.
"So this is something that happens periodically and people should not overreact to it or overspeculate about what's going on," he said.
It is tempting to overspeculate about what we perceive as an adaptive trait of the plant; however, that level of speculation would be an adaptationist program (Gould and Lewontin 1979).