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About (IPA: /əˈbaʊt/)


About (prep.)

Around; all round; on every side of.

About (prep.)

In the immediate neighborhood of; in contiguity or proximity to; near, as to place; by or on (one's person).

About (prep.)

Over or upon different parts of; through or over in various directions; here and there in; to and fro in; throughout.

About (prep.)

Near; not far from; -- determining approximately time, size, quantity.

About (prep.)

In concern with; engaged in; intent on.

About (prep.)

On the point or verge of; going; in act of.

About (prep.)

Concerning; with regard to; on account of; touching.

About (adv.)

On all sides; around.

About (adv.)

In circuit; circularly; by a circuitous way; around the outside; as, a mile about, and a third of a mile across.

About (adv.)

Here and there; around; in one place and another.

About (adv.)

Nearly; approximately; with close correspondence, in quality, manner, degree, etc.; as, about as cold; about as high; -- also of quantity, number, time.

About (adv.)

To a reserved position; half round; in the opposite direction; on the opposite tack; as, to face about; to turn one's self about.

About

Family name

About Synonyms

Astir, Active

About Synonyms

More Or Less, Some, Approximately, Around, Just About, Or So, Roughly, Close To

About Synonyms

Around

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Around

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Around

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Around

About Synonyms

All But, Most, Virtually, Well-nig, Nearly, Just About, Almost, Nigh, Near

About Rhymes

Bout, Clout, Crout, Doubt, Doutt, Drought, Flout, Fout, Gout, Grout, Hout, Kraut, Krout, Lout, Out, Pout, Prout, Rout, Route, Scout, Shout, Shrout, Snout, Spout, Sprout, Stout, Stoute, Strout, Thuot, Tout, Trout, Troutt

About, All-out, Devout, Redoubt, Reroute, Stake-out, Throughout, Without



Spanish Translation

About in Spanish is Acerca De

Tagalog Translation

About in Tagalog is Halos

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "Sorry about that! As I was saying"" - TotalBiscuit

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "'Don't fear me. Forget mystery and accept love. There's no mystery about love. It comes from life. Can't you feel that ?'"" - Dune

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "How are you on the high wire ?" Wire walking? It's simple. Any child of ten can do it"”with about fourteen years practice." - Michael Kurland

Example Sentence (Quote)

""I suppose there's not some kind of magic you don't know about ?" If there is, we don't know about it ." (p. 93)" - Discworld

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "It's certain death anyway ," said Ridcully. That's the thing about Death, certainty ." (p. 319)" - Discworld


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