Translation of "approximate" - English-Spanish dictionary

approximate

adjective uk /əˈprɒk·sɪ·mət/ us /əˈprɑk·sə·mət/

not completely accurate but close

aproximado
What is the approximate cost of a taxi to the airport?
verb uk /əˈprɒk·sɪ·meɪt/ us /əˈprɑk·səˌmeɪt/ also approximate to

to be almost the same as something

aproximarse a

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

approximate

adjective /əˈproksimət/

very nearly correct or accurate; not intended to be absolutely correct

aproximado
These figures are only approximate
Can you give me an approximate price for the job?
approximately adverb

nearly; more or less

aproximadamente
There will be approximately five hundred people present.
approximation noun

a figure, answer etc which is not (intended to be) exact

aproximación
This figure is just an approximation.

the process of estimating a figure etc

aproximación
We decided on a price by a process of approximation.

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