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

- government, the Estimates are an outline of government spending for the following fiscal year presented by the cabinet to parliament. The Estimates are drawn...
- 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...
- IMF estimates between 1980 and 1989 Country (or dependent territory) 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989  Afghanistan  Albania 2,155 2,444...
- using PPP exchange rates from 2030 to 2060. The following table is an estimate for largest 10 economies by nominal GDP using PPP exchange rates for 2030...
- 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...
- seen, thereby making an estimate of the total number of candies that could be in the jar if that presumption were true. Estimates can similarly be generated...
- subset of a po****tion; typically main po****tion estimates are updated by such intercensal estimates. Modern census data are commonly used for research...
- function of a time series. In these problems the estimates are functions that can be thought of as point estimates in an infinite dimensional space, and there...