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"Budget" is a noun which is often translated as "el presupuesto", and "estimate" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "estimar". Learn more about the difference between "budget" and "estimate" below.
budget(
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jiht
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (spending plan)
a. el presupuesto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We will vote to approve the budget at the annual meeting.Votaremos para aprobar el presupuesto en la junta anual.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to allocate money)
a. presupuestar
We budgeted $15,000 a month for building maintenance.Presupuestamos 15,000 dólares al mes para el mantenimiento de los edificios.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to plan expenditures)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
The committee will discuss how much to budget for gardening.El comité discutirá qué presupuesto asignar para la jardinería.
We budgeted for all known expenses, as well as ten percent for surprises.Contemplamos todos los gastos posibles en el presupuesto, más un diez por ciento para imprevistos.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (cheap)
a. económico
Here's a list of budget hotels.Esta es una lista de hoteles económicos.
b. de bajo coste
Budget airlines allow more people to travel.Las aerolíneas de bajo coste permiten que más gente viaje.
5. (of a budget)
a. presupuestario
Increased employment will reduce the budget deficit.El aumento del empleo reducirá el déficit presupuestario.
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estimate(
ehs
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tih
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miht
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ehs
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dih
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meyt
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to evaluate)
a. estimar
The finance department estimates that there will be a 10% loss this year.El departamento de finanzas estima que habrá una pérdida del 10% este año.
b. calcular
I estimate the value of the house is around two million dollars.Calculo que el valor de la casa es alrededor de dos millones de dólares.
2. (to form an opinion)
a. estimar
It is estimated that he will be a successful athlete.Se estima que será un atleta de éxito.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (calculation)
a. la estimación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Before investing in the business, we need to make an estimate of the value it would add.Antes de invertir en el negocio, tenemos que hacer una estimación del valor que aportaría.
b. el cálculo aproximado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The estimate is based on last year's costs.El cálculo aproximado se basa en los costos del año pasado.
4. (potential cost)
a. el presupuesto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The architect gave the owners an estimate for the construction of the house.El arquitecto les dio a los propietarios un presupuesto de la construcción de la casa.
5. (opinion)
a. la valoración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My boss has to give an estimate of my character in her letter of recommendation.Mi jefe tiene que dar una valoración de mi carácter en su carta de recomendación.
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