estimation
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estimation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (rough 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).
The Treasury makes estimations of economic growth for each quarter.El tesoro público hace estimaciones del crecimiento económico para cada trimestre.
2. (judgment)
a. el juicio
(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).
In my estimation, Simon is not up to the job.A mi juicio, Simon no está a la altura del trabajo.
b. la opinión
(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).
Lesley's subsequent behavior confirmed my estimation of her.El comportamiento posterior de Lesley confirmó mi opinión de ella.
3. (esteem)
a. la estima
(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).
The thousands who turned out for his funeral are proof of the estimation in which he was held.Los miles de personas que acudieron a su entierro son testimonio de la estima que se le tenía.
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estimation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (calculation)
a. la cálculo m, 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).
2. (judgment)
a. la juicio m, opinión
(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).
she has gone up/down in my estimationahora la tengo en más/menos estima
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estimation [ˌestɪˈmeɪʃən]
noun
1 (judgment) juicio (m); opinión (f)
according to or in my estimation a mi juicio; en mi opinión; what is your estimation of him? ¿qué concepto tienes de él?
2 (esteem) estima (f); aprecio (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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