Just about

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Definition

(I am) just about (ready): (I am) more or less, virtually (ready)
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-Are you ready to go to the ball? -Just about! I'm almost ready, can you wait one minute?

(I was) just about to (leave): (I was) on the point of (leaving)
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Examples

  • "Luna : Well we are just about finished, Mr. Feltchenheimer."
  • "Of course, with all this information, the scammers can perform just about any operation they like with the account, including taking all the money out of it."
  • "Polly : Well Paola, you've seen just about everything there is to see here."
  • "Okay, we are just about finished here."

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