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Definitions of approximately

  1. (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct; "lasted approximately an hour"; "in just about a minute"; "he's about 30 years old"; "I've had about all I can stand"; "we meet about once a month"; "some forty people came"; "weighs around a hundred pounds"; "roughly $3,000"; "holds 3 gallons, more or less"; "20 or so people were at the party" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  2. With approximation; so as to approximate; nearly. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Nearly; about. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. In an approximate manner. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. The state of being very close to an actual accurate answer in mathematics. Refer to about. thelawdictionary.org
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