estimated
estimated estimated adj. calculated approximately; as, an estimated mass of 25 g. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • estimated — UK US adjective An estimated 300,000 people came to the demonstration. Thesaurus: describing and introducing guesseshyponym to guesssynonym Main entry: estimate * * * estimated adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • estimated — UK US /ˈestɪmeɪtɪd/ US  / ṱɪd/ adjective [before noun] ► used when saying what the cost, size, value, etc. of something is believed to be, although it is not known for certain: »The business is worth an estimated $250 million. »The estimated… …   Financial and business terms

  • estimated — index approximate, inexact Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • estimated —  at about, as in The crowd was estimated at about 50,000, is wrong. Because estimated contains the idea of an approximation, about is superfluous. Delete it …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • estimated — / estɪmeɪtɪd/ adjective calculated approximately ● estimated sales ● Costs were slightly more than the estimated figure …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • estimated — / estɪmeɪtɪd/ adjective calculated approximately ● estimated sales ● Costs were slightly more than the estimated figure …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • Estimated — Estimate Es ti*mate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Estimated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Estimating}.] [L. aestimatus, p. p. of aestimare. See {Esteem}, v. t.] 1. To judge and form an opinion of the value of, from imperfect data, either the extrinsic (money), or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • estimated — adj. Estimated is used with these nouns: ↑cost, ↑distance, ↑expenditure, ↑frequency, ↑saving, ↑total, ↑value, ↑worth …   Collocations dictionary

  • estimated — The equivalent of more or less. Jeffreys v Weekly, 81 Or 140, 158 P 522. Appearing in a written contract, an indication that the quantity or amount of the subject matter is not attempted to be stated with mathematical exactness, and that the… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • estimated — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. supposed, approximated, predicted, guessed at; see likely 1 …   English dictionary for students

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