Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / thereabouts
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

QUIZZES

Celebrate Your Grammar Skills With This Quiz

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

At the English invasion of 1296, they would both be vigorous young men of twenty-two, or thereabouts.
If his new deck-hand and cook's mate would come alongside at five or thereabouts, he would see to their adequate reception.
JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Thereafter did the King cause the countryside thereabouts be searched for such men, & commanded them to be brought unto him.
About six thousand years (according to mundane measure), or thereabouts.
He made no reply to the challenge that he was the chief supporter of a certain wanton thereabouts.
Allowing the 1016 the same rate of speed in the opposite direction, it would have passed Banta at eleven-twelve or thereabouts.
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
The master had given me a heavy imposition, 500 lines or thereabouts to write out.
I fancy we are to have a house in Seymour Street, or thereabouts.
JANE AUSTEN, HER LIFE AND LETTERSWILLIAM AUSTEN-LEIGH AND RICHARD ARTHUR AUSTEN-LEIGH
Many instances of this have come under my notice, in young men and young women of sixteen or thereabouts.
As we have said, then, Snorro resolved to have a walk one fine spring morning of the year one thousand and ten—or thereabouts.

WORDS RELATED TO THEREABOUTS

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

confabulateverb (used without object) | [kuhn-fab-yuh-leyt ]SEE DEFINITION
Learn A New Word Right Now!