approximately, about, close to, just about, some, roughly, more or less, around, or so(adverb)
(of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct
"lasted approximately an hour"; "in just about a minute"; "he's about 30 years old"; "I've had about all I can stand"; "we meet about once a month"; "some forty people came"; "weighs around a hundred pounds"; "roughly $3,000"; "holds 3 gallons, more or less"; "20 or so people were at the party"
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Rank popularity for the word 'just about' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2068
The numerical value of just about in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of just about in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Most of us are just about as happy as we make up our minds to be.
With what you don't know about me, I could just about fill the Grand Canyon.
You want whoever’s coming in tomorrow to know you, yes, medicine is a science, but it’s also an art— the art is human interaction. You get a feel for a patient’s needs by just spending more time with them. It’s not just about lab numbers.
You've been listening to the adagio from Beethoven's 7th Symphony. I think Ludwig pretty much summed up death in this one. You know, he had lost just about all his hearing when he wrote it, and I've often wondered if that didn't help him tune into the final silence of the great beyond.
I just feel like I haven't been quite Eugenie Bouchard, my confident, aggressive game lately and that's something that I've been working on very hard in practice, i have the belief and I know my skills are still there and nothing can just vanish... It's just about working hard to getting back on track.
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