in round figures meaning
- [American idiom]
as an estimated number; a figure that has been rounded off.
• Please tell me in round numbers what it'll cost.
• I don't need the exact amount. Just give it to me in round figures.
Go to in round numbers.
- according to your estimate, what's the maximum annual turnover you can fulfil in round figures of course
- In later life, he tended to give his age only in round figures.
- When you burn a barrel of oil you get ( in round figures ) 400kg of CO2 gas.
- In round figures therefore, about 42 % of British Crees were living in England, 1 % in Wales and 57 % in Scotland.
- The dimensions of the building ( in round figures ) are : from east to west; from north to south; from the Strand level to the tip of the fleche.