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English definition of “go about sth”

go about sth

phrasal verb with go     /ɡəʊ/ US  /ɡoʊ/ verb (present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
to begin to do something or deal with something: What's the best way of going about this? [+ -ing verb] How can we go about solving this problem?Acting and actsDealing with things or people
(Definition of go about sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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