Compund Words

Last Search Words

Sponsored Links

Search Result:approximate

KK Pronunciation

〔 әˋprɑksәmIt 〕


〔 әˊprɒksimәt 〕

Overview of verb approximate

The verb approximate has 2 senses

  • approximate, come close -- (be close or similar; "Her results approximate my own")

  • estimate, gauge, approximate, guess, judge -- (judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time); "I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds")

Overview of adj approximate

The adj approximate has 3 senses

  • approximate, approximative, rough -- (not quite exact or correct; "the approximate time was 10 o'clock"; "a rough guess"; "a ballpark estimate")

  • approximate, near -- (very close in resemblance; "sketched in an approximate likeness"; "a near likeness")

  • approximate, close together -- (located close together; "with heads close together"; "approximate leaves grow together but are not united")