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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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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.
We still have a lot to work on but we're there or there abouts now.
We take pride in our defence and it's been working well in the last couple of weeks, we've been there or there abouts in games and not finishing games the way we want to.
Secretary of State John Kerry authorized rewards up to USD six million on the where abouts of Abu Ubaidah (Direye), up to USD five million each for information on Mahad Karate, Ma'alim Daud, and Hassan Afgooye, and up to USD three million each for information on Maalim Salman and Ahmad Iman Ali.
Retired FBI agent Robert Levinson was last seen in the hands of Iranian police on Kish Island, but the Iranian government insists it knows nothing about his current where-abouts.
Blyth Town are also still there or there abouts in the title battle after their 3-1 win at Ponteland United.
He said: "Batley are always there or there abouts and are a very difficult team to beat on their own pitch.
Anyone with information about his disappearance or where abouts is ASKED to call 999 immediately.
The two suspects confessed to their crime but denied knowing the where abouts of the third man.
Pittman said: "Kelty are a very good side who will be there or there abouts come the end of the season so why can't we mount a challenge of our own?
Cool Operator, Snake Charmer, Sunnyside and Keith Reveley's Redcar- trained Night in Milan are likely to be there or there abouts, but are not the only mounts to stake a claim.
His debut album Unheard Ofs and Forgotten Abouts is out now on the Tompkins Square label and has picked up rave reviews across the board.
No-one's said anything, we've only really talked abouts this match, but, any opportunity, whether it's batting three (or opening), is good.
We're hoping that one of them slips up but as long as we maintain our form we will be there or there abouts.
I care just as much abouts being green as I ever did, but right now we're chasing dollars, and shopping for sustainability seems less important than shopping for price.