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Meaning & Definition of Estimate in English

English

Estimate

/ɛstəmət/

noun

1. An approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth

  • "An estimate of what it would cost"
  • "A rough idea how long it would take"
    synonym:
  • estimate
  • ,
  • estimation
  • ,
  • approximation
  • ,
  • idea

2. A judgment of the qualities of something or somebody

  • "Many factors are involved in any estimate of human life"
  • "In my estimation the boy is innocent"
    synonym:
  • estimate
  • ,
  • estimation

3. A document appraising the value of something (as for insurance or taxation)

    synonym:
  • appraisal
  • ,
  • estimate
  • ,
  • estimation

4. A statement indicating the likely cost of some job

  • "He got an estimate from the car repair shop"
    synonym:
  • estimate

5. The respect with which a person is held

  • "They had a high estimation of his ability"
    synonym:
  • estimate
  • ,
  • estimation

verb

1. Judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)

  • "I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds"
    synonym:
  • estimate
  • ,
  • gauge
  • ,
  • approximate
  • ,
  • guess
  • ,
  • judge

2. Judge to be probable

    synonym:
  • calculate
  • ,
  • estimate
  • ,
  • reckon
  • ,
  • count on
  • ,
  • figure
  • ,
  • forecast

Examples of using

Viana is a Brazilian municipality with an estimate population of 65000.
I estimate that the work will cost more than $10,000.