Approximate Meaning

There are 5 meaning(s) for word Approximate

Approximate Meaning 1 : judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)

    Synonyms : estimate,  gauge,  guess,  judge
Approximate Meaning 2 : be close or similar

    Example : Her results approximate my own

    Synonyms : come close
Approximate Meaning 3 : located close together

    Example : approximate leaves grow together but are not united

    Synonyms : close together
Approximate Meaning 4 : very close in resemblance

    Example : sketched in an approximate likeness

    Synonyms : near
Approximate Meaning 5 : not quite exact or correct

    Example : the approximate time was 10 o'clock

    Synonyms : approximative,  rough