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Spanish translation of “about”

about

preposition, adverb
in different directions; here and there
por todas partes
The children were running about (the garden).
in or on some part (of a place etc)
por
You’ll find him somewhere about (the office).
around or surrounding
alrededor (de)
She wore a coat about her shoulders He lay with his clothes scattered about.
(Definition of about from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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