# estimate

**How to sign:** judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)

*"I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds";*

estimate in BSL
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*estimate* - University of Wolverhampton

estimate in BSL
Watch how to sign estimate in British Sign Language
*estimate* - Scottish Sensory Centre

estimate in BSL
Watch how to sign estimate in British Sign Language
*estimate* - SignStation

*See also:* overestimate, underestimate, overrate, lowball

*Similiar / Same:* guess, judge, gauge, approximate

*Categories:* calculate, cipher, cypher, compute, work out, reckon, figure

*Within this category:* quantize, misgauge, place, give, lowball, assess, make, reckon, truncate, guesstimate

## estimate

**How to sign:** an approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth

*"an estimate of what it would cost"; "a rough idea how long it would take";*

approximation in BSL
Watch how to sign approximation in British Sign Language
*approximation* - University of Wolverhampton

approximation in BSL
Watch how to sign approximation in British Sign Language
*approximation* - University of Wolverhampton

*Similiar / Same:* idea, approximation, estimation

*Categories:* calculation, computation, figuring, reckoning

*Within this category:* guess, guesstimate, overestimate, underestimate