from The Century Dictionary.

  • About that; concerning that or it.
  • Near that place; in that neighborhood.
  • Near that number, quantity, degree, or time; as, a dozen or thereabout; two gallons or thereabout. In this and the last sense also thereabouts.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb Near that place.
  • adverb Near that number, degree, or quantity; nearly.
  • adverb rare Concerning that; about that.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb near that place, time or date
  • adverb approximately that number
  • adverb obsolete concerning that; about that

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb near that time or date
  • adverb near that place


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

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