[th air-uh-bout, th air-uh-bout]
- about or near that place or time: last June or thereabout.
- about that number, amount, etc.
Origin of thereabout
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Examples from the Web for thereabout
So Meekins, at noon or thereabout, set off for Philadelphia, and before dark he was heard from.The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire
October 4, 2014
As game was thereabout abundant and undisturbed everybody was happy.The Leopard Woman
Stewart Edward White
But this bellowing comes only every hundred years or thereabout.Buried Cities: Pompeii, Olympia, Mycenae
In the year 1170, or thereabout, Kanipahu was king of Hawaii.Myths & Legends of our New Possessions & Protectorate
Charles M. Skinner
It was opened by a man of forty or thereabout, who seemed to be an invalid.The Unknown Masterpiece
Honor De Balzac
“Probably a matter of three miles or thereabout,” I answered.The Log of a Privateersman