## Another word for estimate

To calculate approximately:

approximate, place, put, reckon, set^{1}. See preciseTo make a judgment as to the worth or value of:

appraise, assay, assess, calculate, evaluate, gauge, judge, rate^{1}, size up, valuate, value.**Idiom:**take the measure of. See value

The act or result of judging the worth or value of something or someone:

appraisal, appraisement, assessment, estimation, evaluation, judgment, valuation. See valueA rough or tentative calculation:

approximation, estimation. See precise

## Another word for estimate

**estimate Synonyms**

#### estimate

n.

An appraisal of the value of something

evaluation, assessment, appraisal, estimation, valuation, appraisement, calculation, gauging, rating, assay, survey, measure, mensuration, reckoning; see also judgment 2.

Opinion

judgment, appraisal, estimation, view; see judgment 3.

A considered guess

approximation, estimation, educated guess, guesstimate*; see guess.

**estimate Synonyms**

#### estimate

v.

To make a rough or tentative appraisal

appraise, approximate, rate, value, evaluate, count, number, reckon, guess, judge, gauge, figure, measure, calculate, figure costs, assess, assay, account, compute, prepare an estimate, furnish an estimate, set a value on, set a figure, budget, prepare a budget, do the cost accounting, get figures for, guesstimate*, give a ballpark figure*; see also calculate 1.

To form an opinion about

consider, reckon, figure, evaluate, appraise, suspect, predict, suppose, prophesy, reason, think, expect, regard, judge, deem, view, rate, class, rank, look upon, surmise, conjecture, determine, decide, conclude, size up*.

estimate, in this comparison, refers broadly to the forming of a personal opinion or judgment; appraise implies the aim of giving an accurate or expert judgment, as of value or worth to *appraise* a new house; evaluate also connotes an attempt at an exact judgment, but rarely with reference to value in terms of money let us *evaluate* the evidence; rate implies assignment of comparative value, quality, etc. he is *rated* the best in his field See also syn. study at calculate.