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Synonyms for about

regarding

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round

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near

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  • near
  • around
  • close to
  • bordering
  • nearby
  • beside
  • close by
  • adjacent to
  • just round the corner from
  • in the neighbourhood of
  • alongside of
  • contiguous to
  • within sniffing distance of
  • at close quarters to
  • a hop, skip and a jump away from

everywhere

about to

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  • on the point of
  • ready to
  • intending to
  • on the verge or brink of

Synonyms for about

near to in quantity or amount

in or toward a former location or condition

Synonyms for about

on the move

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(of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct

all around or on all sides

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in the area or vicinity

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used of movement to or among many different places or in no particular direction

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in or to a reversed position or direction

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(of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished

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Anyone who with information on the theft from the car, or who may know the where abouts of the handbag, is asked to call police on 03456 043043.
Darren Flynn, 20, of Priory Lawn in Ballybeg, yesterday pleaded guilty to Judge Rory MacCabe to possession of cocaine "on or abouts the 25 of November 2007".
This incident took me back 21 years, when my then three-year-old son walked out of his nursery and went walk abouts, also undetected until after the event.
"Similarly they are calling on anyone who may have seen Beth and Lauren, or who may know of their where abouts, to contact North Wales Police immediately."
This consultation concerns: the provision of services for the provision of metal security devices and installation accessories corresponding to the needs of the territorial community of martinique.the following services are particularly concerned: products used to repair existing devices (circular 88-49 from may 09, 1988) the profile a sliding elements, the concave and / or convex sliding elements profile a, the various supports used with or without plates, the spacers, spacers, abouts of all kinds, screens and other devices, all installation accessories and bolts, products for the installation of new european standard safety devices (en 1317) - ce marking
It shows the Russians knew the depth of the Mersey, height of the Liver Building, and the where abouts of other landmarks.
Their Santa's can also be found at work parties and on walk abouts in North East high streets.
Real Bulko will again be there abouts at the end as they continued their fine form.
Around 800 fans are expected to attend the party at Glasgow's Walk abouts ports bar.
Efforts to contact the caller later failed, making it difficult for rescue teams to track their where abouts.
EVA CASSIDY'S first two posthumous albums, Songbird and Imagine, both reached No 1 in the British charts and there doesn't seem any reason why the third, American Tune, shouldn't be there or there abouts this weekend.
But there was still plenty of bizarre behaviour, including royal-style walk- abouts among hundreds of screaming fans outside the courtroom.
Mr Simm has now sent the home office a legal submission including new evidence that Charlie's relatives were beaten by Cameroon police in a bid to discover her where abouts.
ADVICE: Pharmacy assistant Gill Wilcox with leaflets abouts colds and flu.
The bill also fails to codify the current prohibition on abouts collection, in which communications entirely among innocent Americans can be swept up if they reference a targets email address.