Definition of Estimates. Meaning of Estimates. Synonyms of Estimates

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Definition of Estimates

Estimate
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 intrinsic (moral), value; to fix the worth of roughly or in a general way; as, to estimate the value of goods or land; to estimate the worth or talents of a person. It is by the weight of silver, and not the name of the piece, that men estimate commodities and exchange them. --Locke. It is always very difficult to estimate the age in which you are living. --J. C. Shairp. 2. To from an opinion of, as to amount,, number, etc., from imperfect data, comparison, or experience; to make an estimate of; to calculate roughly; to rate; as, to estimate the cost of a trip, the number of feet in a piece of land. Syn: To appreciate; value; appraise; prize; rate; esteem; count; calculate; number. -- To Estimate, Esteem. Both these words imply an exercise of the judgment. Estimate has reference especially to the external relations of things, such as amount, magnitude, importance, etc. It usually involves computation or calculation; as, to estimate the loss or gain of an enterprise. Esteem has reference to the intrinsic or moral worth of a person or thing. Thus, we esteem a man for his kindness, or his uniform integrity. In this sense it implies a mingled sentiment of respect and attachment. We esteem it an honor to live in a free country. See Appreciate.

Meaning of Estimates from wikipedia

- system the Estimates are a series of legislative proposals to parliament outlining how the government will spend its money. The Estimates are drawn up...
- within the limits of the policy implied in the estimates and also to suggest the form in which the estimates shall be presented to Parliament. This committee...
- This article lists current estimates of the world po****tion in history. In summary, estimates for the progression of world po****tion since the late...
- This is an alphabetical list of countries by past and projected Gross Domestic Product per capita, based on the Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) methodology...
- quantity surveyors and cost engineers may also prepare cost estimates or contribute to cost estimates. In the US, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics...
- estimates for the 20 largest economies from 2016 to 2050 made by UK based PricewaterhouseCoopers in February 2017. The following table is an estimate...
- following table is an estimate for largest 10 economies from 2010 to 2050 made by Citigroup on February 2011. These estimates have been made in the year...
- to grow, with estimates ranging from 6.9 billion to 13.1 billion; the percentage of people living in the 101 largest cities is estimated to be 15% to 23%...
- subset of a po****tion; typically main po****tion estimates are updated by such intercensal estimates. Modern census data are commonly used for research...
- an estimating function. This estimating function is often the derivative of another statistical function. For example, a maximum-likelihood estimate is...
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