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about /əˈbaʊt/, /əˈbɛʊt/
  • concerning
  • over or upon different parts of
über
about /əˈbaʊt/, /əˈbɛʊt/
  • concerned with, engaged in
über
von
about /əˈbaʊt/, /əˈbɛʊt/
  • near, approximately, regarding time, size or quantity
ungefähr
etwa
about /əˈbaʊt/, /əˈbɛʊt/
  • on every side of
[[um]]... ([[herum]])
about /əˈbaʊt/, /əˈbɛʊt/
  • on the point or verge of
bereit zu
about /əˈbaʊt/, /əˈbɛʊt/
  • nearly, approximately
ungefähr
etwa
what about
  • used to ask someone to consider something or someone that they have apparently not considered
und
was ist mit
what about
  • used to make a suggestion
wie wär's mit
about to
  • indicating imminence
gleich
wollen
bring about
  • To cause to take place
bedingen
bewirken
bring about
  • To accomplish
bewerkstelligen
zustande bringen
come about
  • to come about
geschehen
about-face /əˈbaʊtˌfeɪs/
  • reversal of direction or attitude
die Kehrtwende (Pl.: die Kehrtwenden) {f}
set about
  • to initiate or begin some action
anfangen
set about
  • to attack
anfallen
talk about auslassen
about turn /əˈbaʊt tɚn/ die Kehrtwende (Pl.: die Kehrtwenden) {f}
loaf about sich auf die faule Haut legen
about ship /əˈbaʊt ʃɪp/ klar zum Wenden
beat about kreuzen
about what worüber
put about quälen
fiddle about kleckern
splash about aasen
put it about rumhuren
potter about muddeln
forget about ad acta
messing about die Blödelei (Pl.: die Blödeleien) {f}
flounder about planschen
complain about beanstanden
ride round about umreiten
beat about the bush um den heißen Brei herumreden
to go about something etwas in Angriff nehmen
ready about klar zum Wenden
stand about verstehen
round about rund
worry about kümmern
about-face /əˈbaʊtˌfeɪs/
  • to turn 180 degrees
Kehrtwende machen
much ado about nothing /mʌtʃ əˈduː əˈbaʊt ˈnʌθɪŋ/
  • a lot of fuss
viel Lärm um nichts
think about /θɪŋk ə.ˈbaʊt/
  • ponder
denken an
be all about
  • be interested in
abfahren auf
be all about
  • deal with
gehen um
sich drehen um
that's what I'm talking about
  • enthusiastic support
So sieht's aus
about it davon
that's nothing to write home about damit ist kein Blumentopf zu gewinnen
controversy about the Lord's Supper Abendmahlsstreit {m}
talk about everything under the sun über Gott und die Welt reden
children are never shy about telling the truth Kindermund tut Wahrheit kund
throw one's weight about den starken Mann markieren
efforts to bring about peace die Friedensbemühung (Pl.: die Friedensbemühungen) {f}
about time
  • close to the right time
an der Zeit
just about
  • approximately
etwa
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