Circa, approximately, roughly
KAREn Looks roughly like BÉLA Looked before.
Körülbelül ötvenszer elmagyaráztam ezt már.
I explained this approximately fifty times already.
[Approximately fifty-times explained-I this already.]
Körülbelül hattól fogok ráérni.
I’ll have time from approximately six o’clock.
[Approximately six-from will-I have-time.]
pontosan – exactly
majdnem – almost
kábé, köbö – the colloquial form of körülbelül mostly used in spoken language
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