Translation of "about" - English-Japanese dictionary

about

preposition uk /əˈbaʊt/

A1 relating to a particular subject

~について, ~に関して
What was she talking about?

UK to or in different parts of a place

~のあちこちを(に、へ)
We wandered about the town.
what/how about…?

A2 used to suggest something

~はどうでしょう?(提案)
What about some lunch?
what/how about…?

B1 used to ask for someone’s opinion on a particular subject

~についてはどうでしょうか?
What about this restaurant? Is it good?

(Translation of “about preposition” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)