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English definition of “about”

about

adverb (ALL DIRECTIONS)    /əˈbaʊt/ mainly UK (US usually around)
B2 in many different directions: They heard someone moving about outside. I've been running about all morning trying to find you.General location and orientation
(Definition of about adverb (ALL DIRECTIONS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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