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  • as incirculate
  • as innationalize
  • as insocialize

synonyms for get about

  • rotate
  • travel
  • actuate
  • circle
  • gyrate
  • mobilize
  • radiate
  • revolve
  • wander
  • fly about
  • get around
  • go about
  • mill around
  • move around
  • set off

antonyms for get about

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  • stay
  • stop
  • block
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How to use get about in a sentence

The man called Shiv was driving Delancy's get-away car at a conservative pace so as not to excite suspicion.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Ten minutes later, Delancy drove the get-away car out of the service station.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
It was in this room that Delancy's get-away car had changed paint jobs, and in about ten minutes.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
These stories by a round-about way, gathering in circumstantial detail as they travelled, had reached his sister.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
But the exquisite was used to it; he would only have felt badly if they had ignored his new get-up.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
There was some sort of a phonograph device under the cowl of that get-away car, and this was hooked up to the radio switch.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Her face was haggard; her general get-up was in something like scarecrow disorder; she didn't even care how she looked.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
A few carbine and musket shots, from the knoll and house, soon brought them to a halt, and sent them to the right-about.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 67, NUMBER 414, APRIL, 1850VARIOUS
A commotion, a squeal, a thrashing-about near at hand caused both to turn suddenly.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
It's just as his frind, th' most prom'nent get-rich-quick-man iv his time, wanst said: 'Readin' makes a man full.'
MR. DOOLEY SAYSFINLEY DUNNE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GET ABOUT

  • actuate
  • circle
  • fly about
  • get about
  • get around
  • go about
  • gyrate
  • mill around
  • mobilize
  • move around
  • radiate
  • revolve
  • rotate
  • set off
  • travel
  • wander
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.