Translation of "estimate" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /ˈes·tɪ·mət/ us /ˈes·tə·mət/

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

This is only a rough estimate.


verb uk /ˈes·tɪ·meɪt/ us /ˈes·təˌmeɪt/ present participle estimating, past tense and past participle estimated

to guess the cost, size, or value of something

They estimate that 90 people were killed in the accident.

(Translation of “estimate” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)