Synsets for "about"

Synset: about.s.01

Synonyms: about

Part of Speech: ADJECTIVE SATELLITE

Definition: on the move

Examples: up and about | the whole town was astir over the incident

Lemmas: about astir

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Synset: approximately.r.01

Synonyms: approximately

Part of Speech: ADVERB

Definition: (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct

Examples: lasted approximately an hour | in just about a minute | he's about 30 years old | I've had about all I can stand | we meet about once a month | some forty people came | weighs around a hundred pounds | roughly $3,000 | holds 3 gallons, more or less | 20 or so people were at the party

Lemmas: approximately about close_to just_about some roughly more_or_less around or_so

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Synset: about.r.02

Synonyms: about

Part of Speech: ADVERB

Definition: all around or on all sides

Examples: dirty clothes lying around (or about) | let's look about for help | There were trees growing all around | she looked around her

Lemmas: about around

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Synset: about.r.03

Synonyms: about

Part of Speech: ADVERB

Definition: in the area or vicinity

Examples: a few spectators standing about | hanging around | waited around for the next flight

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Synset: about.r.04

Synonyms: about

Part of Speech: ADVERB

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

Examples: wandering about with no place to go | people were rushing about | news gets around (or about) | traveled around in Asia | he needs advice from someone who's been around | she sleeps around

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Synset: about.r.05

Synonyms: about

Part of Speech: ADVERB

Definition: in or to a reversed position or direction

Examples: about face | suddenly she turned around

Lemmas: about around

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Synset: about.r.06

Synonyms: about

Part of Speech: ADVERB

Definition: in rotation or succession

Examples: turn about is fair play

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Synset: about.r.07

Synonyms: about

Part of Speech: ADVERB

Definition: (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but

Examples: the job is (just) about done | the baby was almost asleep when the alarm sounded | we're almost finished | the car all but ran her down | he nearly fainted | talked for nigh onto 2 hours | the recording is well-nigh perfect | virtually all the parties signed the contract | I was near exhausted by the run | most everyone agrees

Lemmas: about almost most nearly near nigh virtually well-nigh

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