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about


In dictionary for phrase about was found total 46 words.

Pronunciation:

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about asi
about dokola
about kolem
about kvůli
about o
about o čem
about okolo
about po
about přibližně
about sem tam
about skoro
about stran čeho
about u
about u sebe
about v čem
about o IT
about co jeh IT
about informace oh IT
about o aplikaci IT
about o aplikacih IT
about o filtru IT
about o formuláři IT
about o hře IT
about o hře h IT
about o kodeku IT
about o modulu IT
about o modulu snap-in IT
about o ovladači IT
about o produktu IT
about o produktu o aplikaci, programu, sadě apod IT
about o produktuh IT
about o produktuno aplikaci, programu, sadě apod IT
about o programu IT
about o serveru IT
about o skriptu IT
about o služběh IT
about o tiskárně IT
about o produktu IT
About Asi GB
About Na GB
About Nad GB
About O GB
About Podmět GB
About Sociální role GB
About Vlak GB
About Asi

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about

Definition:

AboutAround; all round; on every side of.
AboutIn the immediate neighborhood of; in contiguity or proximity to; near, as to place; by or on (one's person).
AboutOver or upon different parts of; through or over in various directions; here and there in; to and fro in; throughout.
AboutNear; not far from; -- determining approximately time, size, quantity.
AboutIn concern with; engaged in; intent on.
AboutOn the point or verge of; going; in act of.
AboutConcerning; with regard to; on account of; touching.
AboutOn all sides; around.
AboutIn circuit; circularly; by a circuitous way; around the outside; as, a mile about, and a third of a mile across.
AboutHere and there; around; in one place and another.
AboutNearly; approximately; with close correspondence, in quality, manner, degree, etc.; as, about as cold; about as high; -- also of quantity, number, time.
AboutTo a reserved position; half round; in the opposite direction; on the opposite tack; as, to face about; to turn one's self about.

Synonyms:

astir, active, more or less, some, approximately, around, just about, or so, roughly, close to, around, around, around, around, all but, most, virtually, well-nig, nearly, just about, almost, nigh, near,

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(adj) astir|active (similar term)
(adv) approximately|close to|just about|some|roughly|more or less|around|or so
(adv) around
(adv) just about|almost|most|all but|nearly|near|nigh|virtually|well-nigh

Antonyms:

Nothing antonyms found for term: about

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prep. & adv. --prep. 1 a on the subject of; in connection with (a book about birds; what are you talking about?; argued about money). b relating to (something funny about this). c in relation to (symmetry about a plane). d so as to affect (can do nothing about it; what are you going to do about it?). 2 at a time near to (come about four). 3 a in, round, surrounding (wandered about the town; a scarf about her neck). b all round from a centre (look about you). 4 here and there in; at points throughout (toys lying about the house). 5 at a point or points near to (fighting going on about us). 6 carried with (have no money about me). 7 occupied with (what are you about?). --adv. 1 a approximately (costs about a pound; is about right). b colloq. used to indicate understatement (just about had enough; it's about time they came). 2 here and there; at points nearby (a lot of flu about; I've seen him about recently). 3 all round; in every direction (look about). 4 on the move; in action (out and about). 5 in partial rotation or alteration from a given position (the wrong way about). 6 in rotation or succession (turn and turn about). 7 Naut. on or to the opposite tack (go about; put about). øbe about to be on the point of (doing something) (was about to laugh). [OE onbutan (on = A(2), butan BUT(1))],

Use in sentenses

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About 10 - 15 % of US military spending finances basic research and thus provides a powerful boost to America ' s high - tech research and development . Deset až patnáct procent výdajů americké armády financuje základní výzkum a významně tak přispívají k americkému výzkumu a vývoji moderních technologií
About half of today ’ s UN members are democracies , the other half non - democracies . Přibližně polovinu dnešních členů OSN tvoří demokratické režimy , druhou polovinu režimy nedemokratické
About three hundred CCP members work for Motorola , for example , most holding managerial and technical posts . Okolo 300 členů KSČ pracuje například pro Motorolu , v níž má většina manažerské a technické posty
About 9 ,000 people were shot at Sandarmokh between 1937 - 1938 . V Sandarmochu bylo v letech 1937 - 1938 zastřeleno 9000 lidí
About three years ago at Brigham and Women ’ s Hospital , when we were seeking a potential tool for high - resolution diagnostics , array - CGH offered the hope of providing a reliable and efficient genome - wide test that could detect gains or losses in an unbiased and non - subjective fashion . Asi před třemi lety jsme v Brighamově a ženské nemocnici sháněli možný nástroj pro diagnostiku s vysokým rozlišením a technika array - CGH nám dala naději na provedení spolehlivého a efektivního testu celého genomu , který by dokázal nezkresleně a bez subjektivního zabarvení určit přírůstky a úbytky
About 1 million people per year will soon die from smoking in China and India . V Číně a Indii zanedlouho každoročně v důsledku kouření zemře kolem 1 milionu lidí
About 150 - 180 million tobacco deaths would be avoided before 2050 if the proportion of adults in developing countries who quit smoking increases from below 5 % today to 30 - 40 % by 2020 ( like current quit rates in Canada ) . Kdyby se v rozvojových zemích podíl dospělých , již přestanou kouřit , zvýšil do roku 2020 z nynějších 5 % na 30- 40 % ( jako současná míra v Kanadě ) , předešlo by se před rokem 2050 asi 150 až 180 milionům úmrtí způsobených tabákem
About five hundred belonged to the prestigious Academy of Sciences and worked mainly in basic science . Okolo pěti set z nich patřilo prestižní Ruské akademii věd a tyto instituce pracovaly především v oborech základní vědy
About 80 % of FDI in developing countries worldwide goes to just five economies : China , Hong Kong , Korea , Brazil , and Mexico . Zhruba 80 procent FDI pro rozvojové země celého světa proudí jen do pěti ekonomik : do Číny , Hongkongu , Koreje , Brazílie a Mexika
About that there is no doubt . O tom není pochyb
About three - quarters of breakfast cereals make health claims for the whole grain or fiber that has been added to make them “ functional . ” Zhruba tři čtvrtiny cereálií splňují podmínky zdravé stravy díky celozrnné složce nebo vláknině , která do nich byla přidána , aby se staly \„ funkčními “
About a quarter of all greenhouse gas emissions are from land - use change , mainly deforestation , an amount comparable to US emissions from burning fossil fuels ( the US is the single largest contributor to greenhouse gas emissions . ) Přibližně čtvrtina všech emisí skleníkových plynů pochází ze změn ve využívání pozemků , především z odlesňování , a srovnatelný podíl představují emise ze spalování fosilních paliv ve Spojených státech ( USA jsou největším samostatným producentem emisí skleníkových plynů )
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Merrian-Webster dictionary

Term Word class Description
about adjectiveaROUND 2
about adverbin the opposite direction
about Prepositionover or in different parts of

Use phrase in quotation

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Jane Pauley About the time I turned 50, I experienced the profound biological change that often accompanies women at that age. Also, I put two kids in college and lost both of my parents, so I'm no longer somebody's daughter.
Kurt Vonnegut About astrology and palmistry: they are good because they make people vivid and full of possibilities. They are communism at its best. Everybody has a birthday and almost everybody has a palm.
Kurt Vonnegut About astrology and palmistry: they are good because they make people vivid and full of possibilities. They are communism at its best. Everybody has a birthday and almost everybody has a palm.
Herbert Hoover About the time we can make the ends meet, somebody moves the ends.
Manolo Blahnik About half my designs are controlled fantasy, 15 percent are total madness and the rest are bread-and-butter designs.
Reed Hastings About half my work in education is U.S. political reform around school districts and charter schools, and creating more room for entrepreneurial organizations to develop. And about half on technology, which I look at as a global platform.
Tommy Lasorda About the only problem with success is that it does not teach you how to deal with failure.
John Warner About 20 per cent of the population believe themselves to have a food allergy and only about five per cent actually do.
Ernest Hemingway About morals, I know only that what is moral is what you feel good after and what is immoral is what you feel bad after.
Kurt Vonnegut About astrology and palmistry: they are good because they make people vivid and full of possibilities. They are communism at its best. Everybody has a birthday and almost everybody has a palm.
Richard Russo About 15 years ago I went though a period of a year or so when I just couldn't find anything good. My wife noticed I was having trouble reading menus. I bought some cheap reading glasses in a drug store. I got home and suddenly all these books that weren't good were good.
Josh Billings About the most originality that any writer can hope to achieve honestly is to steal with good judgment.
Rita Mae Brown About all you can do in life is be who you are. Some people will love you for you. Most will love you for what you can do for them, and some won't like you at all.
Rita Mae Brown About all you can do in life is be who you are. Some people will love you for you. Most will love you for what you can do for them, and some won't like you at all.
Howie Carr About 25 years ago, I started out as a reporter covering politics. And that sort of just evolved into organized crime, because organized crime and politics were the same thing in Boston.
John Woolman About the twenty-third year of my age, I had many fresh and heavenly openings, in respect to the care and providence of the Almighty over his creatures in general, and over man as the most noble amongst those which are visible.
Jane Elliot About 10,000 years ago, males and females were acting equitably and were treating one another as equals, and then males took over the power, because they have physical power and physical strength.
Tommy Lasorda About the only problem with success is that it does not teach you how to deal with failure.
Reed Hastings About half my work in education is U.S. political reform around school districts and charter schools, and creating more room for entrepreneurial organizations to develop. And about half on technology, which I look at as a global platform.
Herbert Hoover About the time we can make the ends meet, somebody moves the ends.