What does thereabouts mean?

Definitions for thereabouts

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word thereabouts.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. thereabout, thereabouts(adverb)

    near that time or date

    "come at noon or thereabouts"

  2. thereabout, thereabouts(adverb)

    near that place

    "he stayed in London or thereabouts for several weeks"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thereabouts(adverb)

    near that place

  2. Thereabouts(adverb)

    near that number, degree, or quantity; nearly; as, ten men, or thereabouts

  3. Thereabouts(adverb)

    concerning that; about that


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thereabouts in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thereabouts in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ron Wyden:

    We have got 11 days or thereabouts; certainly tax extenders is front and center for the committee right now.

  2. Heywood Broun:

    The most prolific period of pessimism comes at twenty-one or thereabouts, when the first attempt is made to translate dreams into reality.

  3. P. G. Wodehouse:

    At the age of eleven or thereabouts women acquire a poise and an ability to handle difficult situations which a man, if he is lucky, manages to achieve somewhere in the later seventies.

  4. Mats Wilander:

    If Murray was injured he would not be playing here at all, i think because he is out there and playing he is 100 percent fit. Or thereabouts... nobody is ever 100 percent, but he is there or thereabouts.

  5. Henry Rotich:

    We are looking at between $500-$600 million or thereabouts, this report is not yet out and as soon as we get it and we interrogate it and we feel comfortable with it, then we will know the actual numbers that the experts recommend.

Images & Illustrations of thereabouts

  1. thereabouts


Find a translation for the thereabouts definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these thereabouts definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"thereabouts." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 26 Apr. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/thereabouts>.

Are we missing a good definition for thereabouts? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for thereabouts:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.