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Definition of "estimation" []

  • The act or an instance of estimating. (noun)
  • The amount, extent, position, size, or value reached in an estimate. (noun)
  • An opinion or a judgment. (noun)
  • Favorable regard; esteem. (noun)
  • A considered opinion; judgment (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Esteem; respect (noun)
  • The act of estimating (noun)

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Use "estimation" in a sentence
  • "Mr P in my estimation is the vainest of all authors."
  • "And the one idea is, how we are going to exterminate white people because that in my estimation is the only conclusion I have come to."
  • "But the reason the Spurs will have the advantage in my estimation is they will have more possessions in which they get good shots before the defense is locked in."