about adverb Meaning in the Essential American Dictionary
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Meaning of "about" in Essential American English Dictionary

about

adverb
A1 close to a particular number or time, although not exactly that number or time: It happened about two months ago.
be about to do something to be going to do something very soon: I’m about to leave.
(Definition of about adverb from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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