Definitions For About

adjective

  • On the move

adverb

  • (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct
  • In the area or vicinity
  • All around or on all sides
  • In or to a reversed position or direction
  • Used of movement to or among many different places or in no particular direction
  • (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but
  • In rotation or succession

Is About a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
7
Words with Friends
9

The word About is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of About in a Sentence

  • We're about ready to go.
  • This one is about as bad as that one.
  • That's about all I know at this point.
  • A poignant story about a young man who goes off to war
  • about the hedge there was a picket fence

Synonyms for About

Antonyms for About

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