approximate[ adjective uh-prok-suh-mit; verb uh-prok-suh-meyt ]SEE DEFINITION OF approximate
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR APPROXIMATE
What is the approximate temperature for: (a) a moderate oven?
First—Approximate weight of the machine when finished and equipped.
And can toleration in the active-spirited be ever anything more than approximate?
The tale of one day will give an approximate idea of most of the days I spent with her.
It wouldn't give much of a signal, but you'd know our approximate position.
I should be afraid to give even an approximate calculation of what all this is worth.
I give it only as an approximate specimen of a large class of them.
Approximate scene correspondences are listed at the end of the e-text.
If unknown, the approximate period to be given, with a query.
On the contrary, this does not approximate the actual situation.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR APPROXIMATE
- carbon copy
- dead ringer
- same difference
- spitting image