Translation of "estimate" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈes.tɪ.mət/

a guess of what the size, value, amount, cost, etc. of something might be

The number of people who applied for the course was 120 compared with an initial estimate of between 50 and 100. 最初估計申請選修這門課程的學生也就是50到100人,可是實際上報名的有120人。
We'll accept the lowest of three estimates for the building work. 在對這項建築工程的三個投標中,我們將採納報價最低的那個。
a conservative (= low) estimate 保守估計
a rough (= not exact) estimate 粗略估計

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