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1. extrapolate

verb. ['ɛkˈstræpəˌleɪt'] estimate the value of.

Synonyms

  • reckon
  • compute
  • interpolate
  • calculate
  • work out
  • figure
  • cipher

Antonyms

  • indication
  • contraindication
  • divide
  • multiply

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Words that Rhyme with Extrapolate

  • accumulate
  • adulate
  • angulate
  • annihilate
  • appellate
  • articulate
  • assimilate
  • benlate
  • boilerplate
  • breastplate
  • calculate
  • circulate
  • coagulate
  • congratulate
  • contemplate
  • copulate
  • correlate
  • crenelate
  • depopulate
  • desolate

How do you pronounce extrapolate?

Pronounce extrapolate as ɛkˈstræpəˌleɪt.

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Example sentences of the word extrapolate


1. Verb, base form
Time series techniques of forecasting use past data to extrapolate the future.

Quotes containing the word extrapolate


1. My hope is that I will take the good from my experiences and extrapolate them further into areas with which I am unfamiliar. I simply do not know exactly what that difference will be in my judging. But I accept there will be some based on my gender and my Latina heritage.
- Sonia Sotomayor

2. extrapolate

verb. ['ɛkˈstræpəˌleɪt'] gain knowledge of (an area not known or experienced) by extrapolating.

Synonyms

  • infer
  • deduce
  • derive

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • begin
  • specify
  • gather

3. extrapolate

verb. ['ɛkˈstræpəˌleɪt'] draw from specific cases for more general cases.

Synonyms

  • universalize
  • overgeneralise
  • conclude
  • generalize
  • generalise
  • universalise
  • overgeneralize
  • reason
  • reason out

Antonyms

  • differentiate
  • add
  • subtract
  • decode
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