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estimation

es·ti·ma·tion

estimation

 
pronunciation:
e stih meI shn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or an instance of estimating or calculating approximately.
rapid estimation of the construction costs
synonyms:
appraisal, assessment, estimate, evaluation, judgment, reckoning
similar words:
calculation, deduction, guess
definition 2: an opinion or judgment of the worth or value of someone or something.
I have a low estimation of his abilities.
synonyms:
appraisal, assessment, judgment, valuation
similar words:
estimate, reckoning
definition 3: esteem or respect.
synonyms:
admiration, esteem, honor, regard, respect
similar words:
excellence, importance, reputation, value, worth