How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"about" is from "abutan" (round) spoken by people in England during 450-1100 A.D.
Indicates near or on the person. Shows where something is located. Can apply to various things.
Examples of how the word is used
|They said, they must have what money I had about me.|
|An English girl rarely to be found without a notebook and pen about her person.|