# approximate

## Origin of approximate

## Related Words for approximate

close, near, rough, loose, guessed, resembling, matching, like, neighboring, bordering, resemble, reach, touch, estimate, approach, almost, comparative, proximate, relative, imperfect## Examples from the Web for approximate

### Contemporary Examples of approximate

By 2018, Chinese wealth is expected to approximate the level of US wealth in 1993.

I figure out the approximate outline, the sequence of subject matter for the chapter, numbering the material.

And nobody had reported a missing child of that approximate age.

The red line is the approximate break-even price of the average tar sands producer.

T: Can you give an approximate number of how many gay men there are in the NFL?

### Historical Examples of approximate

What is the approximate temperature for: (a) a moderate oven?

Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 1Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences

First—Approximate weight of the machine when finished and equipped.

Flying MachinesW.J. Jackman and Thos. H. Russell

And can toleration in the active-spirited be ever anything more than approximate?

The Coryston FamilyMrs. Humphry Ward

The tale of one day will give an approximate idea of most of the days I spent with her.

The First ViolinJessie Fothergill

It wouldn't give much of a signal, but you'd know our approximate position.

Death WishRobert Sheckley