WordNet Search - 3.1

Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations

Display options for sense: (frequency) (gloss) "an example sentence"

Display options for word: word#sense number (sense key)

- (3)S: (n) estimate#1 (estimate%1:09:00::), estimation#3 (estimation%1:09:00::),
**approximation#1 (approximation%1:09:00::)**, idea#4 (idea%1:09:02::) (an approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth)*"an estimate of what it would cost"; "a rough idea how long it would take"* - (1)S: (n)
**approximation#2 (approximation%1:07:00::)**(the quality of coming near to identity (especially close in quantity)) - S: (n)
**approximation#3 (approximation%1:10:00::)**(an imprecise or incomplete account)*"newspapers gave only an approximation of the actual events"* - S: (n)
**approximation#4 (approximation%1:04:00::)**, bringing close together#1 (bringing_close_together%1:04:00::) (the act of bringing near or bringing together especially the cut edges of tissue)