How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"about" is from "abutan" (round) spoken by people in England during 450-1100 A.D.
"In or on some place, near. Shows where things are located without specifying an exact locaion. Can apply to many things.
Examples of how the word is used
|What brands of litter minimize the amount scattered about?|
|The Romans are pictured laying about eating grapes...|