approximate, approximative, rough(adj)
not quite exact or correct
"the approximate time was 10 o'clock"; "a rough guess"; "a ballpark estimate"
very close in resemblance
"sketched in an approximate likeness"; "a near likeness"
approximate, close together(p)(verb)
located close together
"with heads close together"; "approximate leaves grow together but are not united"
approximate, come close(verb)
be close or similar
"Her results approximate my own"
estimate, gauge, approximate, guess, judge(verb)
judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)
"I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds"
pretend, guess, pass judgment, infer, opine, gauge, figure, reckon, suppose, try, venture, estimate, judge, pronounce, hazard, imagine, label, evaluate, come close, think, calculate, forecast, count on, adjudicate
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Blacksburg Police were able to determine an approximate area where she might be found, virginia State Police were dispatched to the general area Saturday afternoon and she was located just inside the North Carolina border on Route 89 in Surry County.
We were able to determine an approximate area where she might be found, virginia State Police were dispatched to the general area Saturday afternoon and she was located just inside the North Carolina border on Route 89 in Surry County.
Men’s wrestling and football have the highest injury rate, but these only approximate Reidar Lystad to 35 injuries per 1,000 athletic exposures.
We were able to determine an approximate area where she might be found, virginia State Police were dispatched to the general area Saturday afternoon, and she was located just inside the North Carolina border on Route 89 in Surry County.
il faut laisser du temps au temps (you have to give time time - approximate translation)
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- приблизителен, приближавам се доBulgarian
- aproximatCatalan, Valencian
- annähernd, annähern, circa, ungefähr, annähernd erreichen, zirkaGerman
- παραπλήσιος, προσεγγίζω, πλησιάζω, χονδρικόςGreek
- likimääräinen, approksimoida, lähentyä, arvioida, estimoida, lähentää, likiarvoinen, lähestyäFinnish
- approximer, approximatif, approximantFrench
- āwhiwhiwhi, whakaawhiwhi, whakatataMāori
- приближенный, приблизительный, примерныйRussian
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