estimation Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"estimation" in British English

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estimationnoun

uk   us   /ˌes.tɪˈmeɪ.ʃən/

estimation noun (OPINION)

[S] youropinion of someone or something: In my estimation a lot of other ​banks are going to have the same ​problem. He sank in my estimation (= my ​opinion of him ​fell) when I ​saw how he ​treated his ​wife.

estimation noun (GUESS)

[C or U] a ​guess or ​calculation about the ​cost, ​size, ​value, etc. of something: computer-aided estimations estimation of the ​cost
(Definition of estimation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"estimation" in American English

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estimationnoun [U]

 us   /ˌes·təˈmeɪ·ʃən/
judgment; ​opinion: The first ​novel was ​successful, ​whereas the second, in my estimation, was not.
(Definition of estimation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"estimation" in Business English

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estimationnoun

uk   us   /ˌestɪˈmeɪʃən/
[S] your ​opinion of someone or something: in sb's estimation In my estimation a lot of other ​banks are going to have the same problem.
[C] a guess about the ​cost, ​size, ​value, etc. of something: computer-aided estimations an estimation of the ​cost
(Definition of estimation from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “estimation”
in Arabic تَقدير…
in Korean 평가치…
in Portuguese estimativa, parecer, opinião…
in Catalan opinió…
in Japanese (人、物に対する)意見…
in Chinese (Simplified) 看法, 估计, 判断…
in Turkish kanı, kanaat, düşünce…
in Russian суждение, мнение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 看法, 估計, 判斷…
in Italian giudizio…
in Polish ocena, opinia…
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