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muck aboutTo do random unplanned work or spend time idly.
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run aboutTo be very busy doing many different things.
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bang aboutTo make a lot of percussive noise while doing an activity.
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boss aboutTo act in a bossy manner with another person, ordering them to do things, whether or not one is actually their superior.
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come aboutTo come to pass; to develop; to occur; to take place; to happen.
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potter aboutTo potter, to be gently active doing various things in an almost aimless manner.
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put aboutTo change direction.
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bash aboutTo physically damage something or assault someone.
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bring aboutTo cause to take place.
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come aboutTo tack; to change tack; to maneuver the bow of a sailing vessel across the wind so that the wind changes from one side of the vessel to the other; to position a boat with respect to the wind after tacking.
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hang aboutTo stay, linger or loiter.
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jump aboutTo move erratically by jumping. Usually as a result of being excited.
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knock aboutAn informal game, usually football.
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lay aboutTo strike blows in all directions.
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lay aboutTo set about, with infinitive or gerund.
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muck aboutTo do somethings with a piece of equipment when you do not understand how it works.
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think aboutTo ponder.
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about timeClose to the right time.
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about timeFar past the desired time.
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about toIndicates something that will happen very soon; indicates that something is imminent.
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about turnA complete change of opinion, direction, etc.
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about turnAn about face; a military command to a formation of soldiers to reverse the direction in which they are facing.
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along aboutApproximately; at around some time.
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bring aboutTo accomplish, achieve.
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come abouthappen
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fall aboutlaugh uncontrollably
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go aboutTo busy oneself with.
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go aboutTo tackle (a problem or task).
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go aboutTo circulate (in).
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go aboutTo change from one tack to another.
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jump aboutTo move from side to side, or fidget annoyingly. Usually as a result of being nervous.
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just aboutAlmost.
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muck aboutTo be playful; full of fun and high spirits.
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on aboutSpeaking about, talking of.
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bang on aboutTo keep talking endlessly about the same subject.
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arse about faceSomething that is placed or arranged the opposite way to the way it should be.
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be on aboutTalk about; mean, intend.
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it's about timeUsed to express impatience at the eventual occurrence of something that the speaker or writer considered to be long overdue.
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green about the gillsHaving the appearance of being ill.
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make no bones aboutTo see no difficulty in, have no objection to.
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see a man about a horseA message signaling one needs to go missing for a short while, for any reason, without giving a real explanation.
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no two ways about itNo other possible action, choice or option.
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nothing to write home aboutNot exceptional; not noteworthy or especially good.
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you don't know beans aboutYou Don't Have Any Idea About? Doing a task, performing a certain chore
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have one's wits about oneTo remain calm, composed, or aware.
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get a lifeUsed sarcastically to tell someone who keeps meddling in other people's business, or gossiping about others, to stop obsessing over other people's lives and to concentrate on themselves and do something useful.
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keep upTo ensure that one remains well-informed about something.
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ask roundTo enquire about something to different people.
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be in forTo be able to expect or anticipate; to be about to suffer, generally said of something unpleasant.
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enquire afterTo ask about the health of someone.
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