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I.about [əˈbaʊt] ADJ About is used after certain nouns, adjectives and verbs in English ( information about, a book about, curious about, worry about etc.). For translations, consult the appropriate entries ( information, book, curious, worry etc).
about often appears in British English as the second element of certain verb structures ( move about, rummage about, lie about etc.). For translations, consult the relevant verb entries ( move about, rummage about, lie about etc.).

1. about (concerning, regarding):

Voir aussi : worry, wit, turn about, rummage about, round, put about, move about, milk round, lie about, just2, just1, information, go round, get round, gather round, curious, change round, book, baton round

wit npl:

rummage about VERBE [Brit ˈrʌmɪdʒ -, Am ˈrəmɪdʒ -], rummage around VERBE

I.round [Brit raʊnd, Am raʊnd] ADV Round often appears after verbs in English ( change round, gather round, pass round). For translations, consult the appropriate verb entry ( change round, gather round, pass around).
For go round, get round see the entries go round, get round.

II.round [Brit raʊnd, Am raʊnd] PRÉP Brit

round npl:

II.put about VERBE [Brit pʊt -, Am pʊt -] (put [sth] about, put about [sth])

I.move about VERBE [Brit muːv -, Am muv -], move around VERBE (move about)

II.move about VERBE [Brit muːv -, Am muv -], move around VERBE (move [sb/sth] about)

lie about → lie around

1. just (fair):

3. just (slightly):

4. just (only, merely):

6. just (barely):

7. just (simply):

8. just (exactly, precisely):

information [Brit ɪnfəˈmeɪʃ(ə)n, Am ˌɪnfərˈmeɪʃ(ə)n] SUBST U

1. information (facts, details):

II.go round VERBE [Brit ɡəʊ -, Am ɡoʊ -] Brit (go round [sth]) (visit)

get round → get around

get round → get around

gather round VERBE [Brit ˈɡaðə -, Am ˈɡæðər -] (gather round) (gather round [sth/sb]) (gather [sth] round oneself)

curious [Brit ˈkjʊərɪəs, Am ˈkjʊriəs] ADJ

I.change round VERBE [Brit tʃeɪn(d)ʒ -, Am tʃeɪndʒ -] Brit (change [sth/sb] round, change round [sth/sb])