The approximate cost will be about $600.
- The way that the trunk of a tree divides into smaller and smaller branches and twigs is an approximate fractal pattern.
- You only need to submit a plan with approximate dimensions at this stage.
- The recipe only gives an approximate cooking time.
- The following costings for the project are only an approximate guide.
- We can only give an approximate idea of cost at this stage.
approximateverb [ I + adv/prep, T ]uk /əˈprɒk.sɪ.meɪt/ us /əˈprɑːk.sə.meɪt/ formal
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