Übersetzung von “about” — Englisch–Russisch Wörterbuch


adverb uk /əˈbaʊt/ us

A1 used before a number or amount to mean approximately

приблизительно, около
It happened about two months ago.
DIRECTION also US around

B2 to or in different parts of a place, often without purpose or order

кругом, повсюду
She's always leaving her clothes lying about.
NEAR informal also US around

If someone or something is about, they are near to the place where you are now.

рядом, поблизости
Is Kate about?
be about to do sth

B2 to be going to do something very soon

собираться сделать что-либо
I stopped her just as she was about to leave.

(Übersetzung von “about adverb” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Russisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)