Ap-proxi-mate-ly IPA phonetic symbols: [əprάksəmətli]
- imprecise but close to in quantity or amount
- In every box of matches there are approximately 40 matchsticks.
- Per 100g of chocolate there are approximately 11.6g of saturated fat.
- ...approximately 60 beats per minute.
about; all but; all in all; almost; almost entirely; approaching; approximatively; around; by and large; chiefly; circa; close to; effectually; essentially; for practical purposes; generally; generally speaking; in round numbers; in the main; mainly; more or less; most; mostly; much; nearabout; nearly; nigh; on balance; on the whole; plus ou moins; practically; roughly; roughly speaking; roundly; say; some; substantially; virtually; well-nigh