Translation of "estimate" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈes·tɪ·mət/ us /ˈes·tə·mət/

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

cálculo, presupuesto
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

estimar, calcular
They estimate that 90 people were killed in the accident.

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


verb /ˈestimeit/

to judge size, amount, value etc , especially roughly or without measuring

estimar, calcular
He estimated that the journey would take two hours.

to form an idea or judgement of how good etc something is

I estimated my chances of escape as very good.
estimation noun

judgement; opinion

In my estimation, he is the more gifted artist of the two.

(Translation of “estimate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)