Around - Crossword Clue

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ABOUT
CIRCA
NEAR
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ABOUT
  1. used of movement to or among many different places or in no particular direction; "wandering about with no place to go"; "people were rushing about"; "news gets around (or about)"; "traveled around in Asia"; "he needs advice from someone who's been around"; "she sleeps around"
  2. (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but; "the job is (just) about done"; "the baby was almost asleep when the alarm sounded"; "we're almost finished"; "the car all but ran her down"; "he nearly fainted"; "talked for nigh onto 2 hours"; "the recording is well-nigh perfect"; "virtually all the parties signed the contract"; "I was near exhausted by the run"; "most everyone agrees"
  3. in rotation or succession; "turn about is fair play"
  4. on the move; "up and about"; "the whole town was astir over the incident"
  5. (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct; "lasted approximately an hour"; "in just about a minute"; "he's about 30 years old"
CIRCA
  1. Approximately; about; commonly abbreviated ca.; -- used especially before dates and numerical measures; as, he was born circa 1650; ca. 50 feet high.
NEAR
  1. giving or spending with reluctance;
  2. closely resembling the genuine article; "near beer"; "a dress of near satin"
  3. being on the left side; "the near or nigh horse is the one on the left"; "the animal's left side is its near or nigh side"
  4. move towards; "We were approaching our destination"; "They are drawing near"; "The enemy army came nearer and nearer"
  5. (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but; "the job is (just) about done"; "the baby was almost asleep when the alarm sounded"; "we're almost finished"; "the car all but ran her down"; "he nearly fainted"; "talked for nigh onto 2 hours"; "the recording is well-nigh perfect"; "virtually all the parties signed the contract"; "I was near exhausted by the run"; "most everyone agrees"
  6. not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances;
  7. very close in resemblance; "sketched in an approximate likeness"; "a near likeness"
  8. with or
Clue Database Last Updated: 21/10/2019 9:00am

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