Translation of "estimate" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /ˈes.tɪ.meɪt/

to guess the cost, size, value, etc. of something

Government sources estimate a long-term 50% increase in rail fares. 政府消息人士估计火车票价将有一个涨幅达50%的长期上调。
[ + (that) ] They estimate (that) the journey will take at least two weeks. 他们估计这次行程至少需要两周时间。
[ + question word ] It was difficult to estimate how many trees had been destroyed. 很难估计有多少树被毁。
estimated uk us /ˈes.tɪ.meɪ.tɪd/ US  /-t̬ɪd/ adjective

an estimated cost/value 估算费用/估值

(Translation of “estimate verb” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)