Definitions For Approximation


  • The act of bringing near or bringing together especially the cut edges of tissue
  • The quality of coming near to identity (especially close in quantity)
  • An approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth
  • An imprecise or incomplete account
  • An amount, figure, etc., that is almost correct and is not intended to be exact : an approximate amount, figure, etc.
  • Something that is similar to something else

Is Approximation a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends NO
Scrabble US NO
Scrabble UK NO
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global NO
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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The word Approximation is worth 26 points in Scrabble and 30 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Approximation in a Sentence

  • This isn't an exact figure but I think it's a good approximation of what the land is worth.
  • The color of the paint isn't the exact same color as the vase, but it's a close approximation.

Synonyms for Approximation

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