Definitions For About


  • On the move


  • (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

Words with Friends

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

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