toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

estimate
used in Main Street

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
rough calculation or judgment
  • About Vida's new jabot which made her look thirty-two (Vida's estimate) or twenty-two (Raymie's estimate), Vida's plan to have the high-school Debating Society give a playlet, and the difficulty of keeping the younger boys well behaved on the playground when a big lubber like Cy Bogart acted up so.
    Chapter 21 (60% in)
  • About Vida's new jabot which made her look thirty-two (Vida's estimate) or twenty-two (Raymie's estimate), Vida's plan to have the high-school Debating Society give a playlet, and the difficulty of keeping the younger boys well behaved on the playground when a big lubber like Cy Bogart acted up so.
    Chapter 21 (60% in)

There are no more uses of "estimate" in Main Street.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary / more samples — Oxford® USDictionary / more samples — Oxford® USDictionary list — Onelook.com®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®