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guesstimatenoun [C]

(also guestimate) uk   us   /ˈɡes.tə.mət/ informal
(Definition of guesstimate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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guesstimatenoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡes·tə·mət/
a ​calculation of the ​size or ​amount of something when you do not ​know all the ​facts: Current guesstimates are that the company’s ​profits will ​increase by 10% this ​year.
(Definition of guesstimate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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guesstimatenoun [C]

(also guestimate) uk   us   /ˈɡestɪmət/ informal
an ​approximatecalculation of the ​size or ​amount of something: I would put ​potentialsales at about 100,000, but that's only a guesstimate.
(Definition of guesstimate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “guesstimate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 大概估计, 粗略估算…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大概估計, 粗略估算…
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