### What are some alternative words for **estimate**?

# Synonyms for **estimate**

ˈɛs təˌmeɪt; -mɪt, -ˌmeɪt

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### Princeton's WordNet

estimate, estimation, approximation, idea(noun)

an approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth

"an estimate of what it would cost"; "a rough idea how long it would take"

**Synonyms:**

theme, idea, appraisal, musical theme, approximation, bringing close together, estimation, melodic theme, mind, thoughtestimate, estimation(noun)

a judgment of the qualities of something or somebody

"many factors are involved in any estimate of human life"; "in my estimation the boy is innocent"

**Synonyms:**

approximation, estimation, idea, appraisalappraisal, estimate, estimation(noun)

a document appraising the value of something (as for insurance or taxation)

**Synonyms:**

approximation, appraisal, estimation, idea, assessmentestimate(noun)

a statement indicating the likely cost of some job

"he got an estimate from the car repair shop"

**Synonyms:**

approximation, estimation, idea, appraisalestimate, estimation(verb)

the respect with which a person is held

"they had a high estimation of his ability"

**Synonyms:**

approximation, estimation, idea, appraisalestimate, gauge, approximate, guess, judge(verb)

judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)

"I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds"

**Synonyms:**

pretend, guess, pass judgment, infer, opine, gauge, figure, reckon, suppose, try, venture, judge, pronounce, hazard, imagine, label, evaluate, come close, approximate, think, calculate, forecast, count on, adjudicatecalculate, estimate, reckon, count on, figure, forecast(verb)

judge to be probable

**Synonyms:**

fancy, predict, augur, figure, foreshadow, bet, suppose, look, reckon, work out, view, omen, foretell, consider, auspicate, visualize, gauge, betoken, see, guess, project, picture, compute, depend, think, calculate, approximate, opine, envision, aim, imagine, direct, bode, count, image, prefigure, judge, presage, regard, prognosticate, enter, visualise, cypher, portend, forecast, cipher, account, count on

### Wiktionary

estimate(noun)

**Synonyms:**

estimation, appraise, guessestimate(noun)

To calculate roughly, often from imperfect data.

**Synonyms:**

estimation, appraise, guessestimate(noun)

A document (or verbal notification) specifying how much a job will probably cost.

**Synonyms:**

estimation

### English Synonyms and Antonyms

estimate

*Number*is the generic term. To*count*is to*number*one by one. To*calculate*is to use more complicated processes, as multiplication, division, etc., more rapid but not less exact.*Compute*allows more of the element of probability, which is still more strongly expressed by*estimate*. We*compute*the slain in a great war from the number known to have fallen in certain great battles;*compute*refers to the present or the past,*estimate*more frequently to the future; as, to*estimate*the cost of a proposed building. To*enumerate*is to mention item by item; as, to*enumerate*one's grievances. To*rate*is to*estimate*by comparison, as if the object were one of a series. We*count*upon a desired future; we do not*count*upon the undesired. As applied to the present, we*reckon*or*count*a thing precious or worthless. Compare ESTEEM.**Synonyms:**

account, calculate, cast, compute, consider, count, deem, enumerate, number, rate, reckon, sum up**Preposition:**

It is vain to calculate*on*or*upon*an uncertain result.

### Dictionary of English Synonymes

estimate(v. a.)

**Synonyms:**

value, appraise, rate, prize, esteem, appreciate, set a value on, set a price onestimate(v. a.)

estimate(n.)

**Synonyms:**

valuation, estimationestimate(n.)

**Synonyms:**

calculation, computation

### Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

### PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases for "estimate":

estimation, estimating, estimates, estimated, assess, calculate, appreciation, evaluate, forecast, calculation, assessment, calculating, estimations, assessing, forecasts

### Words popularity by usage frequency

ranking | word | |
---|---|---|

#64 | see | |

#79 | view | |

#143 | number | |

#288 | project | |

#325 | think | |

#352 | rate | |

#361 | account | |

#376 | image | |

#446 | look | |

#631 | picture | |

#657 | enter | |

#684 | try | |

#783 | direct | |

#958 | figure | |

#991 | thought | |

#1074 | mind | |

#1234 | idea | |

#1371 | assessment | |

#1528 | consider | |

#1971 | label | |

#2011 | count | |

#2168 | theme | |

#2394 | cast | |

#2434 | estimated | |

#2567 | judge | |

#2617 | estimates | |

#2693 | forecast | |

#2751 | aim | |

#2773 | guess | |

#3432 | estimate | |

#3852 | calculate | |

#3876 | regard | |

#4090 | imagine | |

#4360 | evaluate | |

#4364 | bet | |

#4513 | venture | |

#5203 | assess | |

#5416 | suppose | |

#6073 | depend | |

#6201 | gauge | |

#6372 | calculation | |

#6823 | fancy | |

#7028 | forecasts | |

#7304 | hazard | |

#7791 | appreciation | |

#7932 | appraisal | |

#8049 | approximate | |

#8457 | assessing | |

#8692 | predict | |

#8965 | estimation | |

#9945 | compute | |

#11602 | calculating | |

#11955 | approximation | |

#12661 | estimating | |

#13188 | pretend | |

#21461 | visualize | |

#21923 | deem | |

#23372 | envision | |

#23915 | cipher | |

#24187 | reckon | |

#24816 | infer | |

#28483 | pronounce | |

#29752 | omen | |

#32182 | bode | |

#42838 | enumerate | |

#44686 | estimations | |

#45988 | appraise | |

#47021 | cypher | |

#66242 | adjudicate | |

#68716 | presage | |

#70636 | visualise | |

#89419 | augur | |

#97587 | opine | |

#99650 | foretell | |

#121622 | foreshadow | |

#125593 | portend | |

#299067 | prognosticate | |

#301893 | prefigure |

### How to use estimate in a sentence?

Any attempt to

**estimate**what the CFPB does would be a guess.There is some reputational damage and current investors may simply prefer an exit when the fund re-opens, they're going to need to access their money, so the portfolio will need to have a totally different make-up to that of today. How long it takes to reach that point is difficult to

**estimate**– it certainly won't be days from now.If the

**estimate**of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs is correct, then Russia has lost the cold war in western Europe.CVN 79 is now $520 million over the Navy’s

**estimate.**It is important to note that this number is an

**estimate**and will be refined, we know that there are almost certainly vehicles that are counted twice.

## Translations for **estimate**

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- تقديرArabic
- пресмятане, оценявам, приблизителна оценка, сметка, калкулация, пресмятамBulgarian
- odhadnout, odhadCzech
- estimere, estimatDanish
- Schätzung, Abschätzung, schätzen, Kostenvoranschlag, abschätzenGerman
- υπολογισμός, εκτιμώ, εκτίμησηGreek
- presupuesto, estimación, estimarSpanish
- hinnangEstonian
- تخمین زدنPersian
- arvio, arvioidaFinnish
- ætlFaroese
- estimer, estimationFrench
- tuairmseScottish Gaelic
- becslésHungarian
- stima, stimareItalian
- אומדןHebrew
- 견적Korean
- schatting, schattenDutch
- kosztorys, oszacowanie, szacowaćPolish
- estimativa, estimar, cálculoPortuguese
- оце́нка, оце́нивать, сме́та, калькуля́ция, расчёт, оцени́ть, оценитьRussian
- oceniti, ocenaSlovene
- skattning, uppskattning, uppskattaSwedish
- అంచనా, అంచనా వేయుTelugu
- tahminiTurkish

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