### What is another word for **estimate**?

# Synonyms for estimate

ˈɛs təˌmeɪt; -mɪt, -ˌmeɪtes·ti·mate

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### Wiktionary

estimatenoun

**Synonyms:**

estimation, appraise, guessestimatenoun

To calculate roughly, often from imperfect data.

**Synonyms:**

estimation, appraise, guessestimatenoun

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.

### Princeton's WordNet

estimate, estimation, approximation, ideanoun

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, estimationnoun

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, estimationnoun

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

**Synonyms:**

approximation, appraisal, estimation, idea, assessmentestimatenoun

a statement indicating the likely cost of some job

"he got an estimate from the car repair shop"

**Synonyms:**

approximation, estimation, idea, appraisalestimate, estimationverb

the respect with which a person is held

"they had a high estimation of his ability"

**Synonyms:**

approximation, estimation, idea, appraisalestimate, gauge, approximate, guess, judgeverb

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, forecastverb

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

### Dictionary of English Synonymes

estimateverb

**Synonyms:**

value, appraise, rate, prize, esteem, appreciate, set a value on, set a price onestimateverb

estimatenoun

**Synonyms:**

valuation, estimationestimatenoun

**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?

The figure we are using as potentially missing -- and I want to emphasize that this is an

**estimate**-- is of 600 people missing.We would welcome everything which reduces uncertainty in the area of approval processes for international transactions, you need to be able to

**estimate**what works and what does not.There is no reliable

**estimate**as to how many civilians still live inside of Sinjar.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.In order to maintain public safety ... multiple local law enforcement entities from around the state, as well as Oregon State Police Troopers, are coordinating with the Harney County sheriff to provide additional officers, the

**estimate**of $100,000 a week represents the costs of labor, including overtime, travel reimbursement, lodging and meals for the officers.

## Translations for **estimate**

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- تقديرArabic
- пресмятане, оценявам, пресмятам, калкулация, сметка, приблизителна оценкаBulgarian
- odhad, odhadnoutCzech
- estimat, estimereDanish
- Schätzung, Kostenvoranschlag, abschätzen, schätzen, AbschätzungGerman
- υπολογισμός, εκτιμώ, εκτίμησηGreek
- presupuesto, estimar, estimaciónSpanish
- hinnangEstonian
- تخمین زدنPersian
- arvio, arvioidaFinnish
- ætlFaroese
- estimer, estimationFrench
- tuairmseScottish Gaelic
- becslésHungarian
- stima, stimareItalian
- אומדןHebrew
- 견적Korean
- schatten, schattingDutch
- szacować, oszacowanie, kosztorysPolish
- estimativa, cálculo, estimarPortuguese
- оценить, оцени́ть, оце́нка, расчёт, калькуля́ция, сме́та, оце́ниватьRussian
- ocena, ocenitiSlovene
- uppskatta, uppskattning, skattningSwedish
- అంచనా వేయు, అంచనాTelugu
- tahminiTurkish

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