about

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 [əˈbaʊt]


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'about'は'around'の別名です。 以下で、一つ以上の項目に含まれています。

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主な訳語
英語日本語
about preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (quantity: approximately) ()~ぐらい、およそ、大体、約 副助
 There were about fifteen people in our tour group.
 約15人ぐらいのツアーグループだった。
about preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (time: close to, more or less) (時間・時刻)~頃
 I heard a crash at about ten o'clock last night.
 夕べ10時ごろ衝突音を聞いた。
about preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (on the subject of)~について 、~ に関して
 This book is about a king who loses his crown.
 これは王冠をなくした王様について(or: 関して)の本だ。
about preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (of, concerning)~について 、~ に関して
 What do you think about the president's speech?
 大統領のスピーチについて(or: 関して)あなたはどう思いますか。
about advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." mainly UK (all around)そこら 代名
 She was sitting at her desk, books lying all about.
 彼女は、本がそこら中に散らばっている中、机に向かって座っていた。
about advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." mainly UK (from one spot to another)あちこち
 He was dancing about, waving his lottery ticket in the air.
 彼は、宝くじの券を宙に振り回しながら、あちこち踊りまわった。
about to do [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (on the point of doing) (行動)まさに~をするところ、今にも~をしようとしている 表現
 I was just about to step into the bath when the doorbell rang.
 ドアの呼び鈴が鳴った時、私はちょうどお風呂に入ろうとしたところだった。
 
それ以外の訳語
英語日本語
about (UK),
around (US)
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(in the opposing direction)反対方向へ 連用句
  向きを変えて、ぐるりと回って 動詞句
 He whirled about and saw that his girlfriend was behind him.
about (UK),
around (US)
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(in circumference)外周(の長さ)、円周
 The lake is approximately three miles about.
about advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (prevalent) (病気が)はやっている、流行している 動詞句
  (うわさが)広まっている 動詞句
 There are lots of cases of the measles about.
about preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (of the nature of [sth](気配・様子などを表す)~には(~ところがある)
 There's something about his voice that makes me nervous.
about preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (surrounding)(~の)周りに、周囲に 連用句
 There were shots all about us.
about preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." mainly UK (near to)(~の)近くに、あたりに 連用句
 There are lots of trees about the house and garden.
be about vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." informal (be present, in the vicinity) (人・動物が)いる 自動
  (ものが)ある 自動
 Not many people are about today.
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主な訳語
英語日本語
around preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (surrounding)…のまわりに 連用句
 They put a fence around the swimming pool.
 彼らはプールのまわりにフェンスを立てた。
around preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in a circle about [sth])…のまわりに 連用句
 They sat around the table wondering what to do next.
 彼らはテーブルのまわりに座って、次になにをすべきか思案に暮れた。
around preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in all directions)…の四方に 連用句
 There were roads leading off all around the house.
 いくつもの道が、家の四方につづいていた。
around preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (approximately) (おおよそ)大体 、 約 、 およそ 、 ほぼ
 It's around three inches tall and an inch wide.
 高さは大体(or: 約、およそ)3インチで幅は1インチだ。
around advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (with a circular course)回る 自動
 The earth turns around on its axis.
 地球は地軸のまわりを回っている。
 
それ以外の訳語
英語日本語
around advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (with roundabout direction)ひとまわりして、巡って、回転して テ形
 The road goes around to the orchard.
around advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in a circuit)まわって、巡回して テ形
 The crowd watched with excitement as the cars raced around.
around,
also UK: round
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(over: to a certain place)~へやってきて テ形
 She came around to my house. I drove round to the office to pick up some files.
around preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (in, near) (付近に)辺りに 、 近くに 、 周辺に
 Is James around the office somewhere?
 ジェームスはどこかオフィスの辺りにいますか。
around preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (to various parts of)~のあちこちを 表現
 We should go around town and put posters up.
around preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (centred on)~を中心に 連用句
 The course is organized around important historical events.
around preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (quantity: approximately)約~、およそ~ 接頭
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成句・複合語:
about | around
英語日本語
about to become preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (on the point of becoming)なりつつある
 She is about to become the youngest scientist to win the Nobel Prize.
about to happen adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (imminent)起ころうとしている
 You want me to give you money? That's not about to happen.
about-face,
about-turn
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
figurative (policy, opinion: reversal) (政策、意見)180度の転換[転向]、方向転換
 Following a strong public outcry, the politician did an about-face regarding his position on global warming.
 世間の激しい非難の後、政治家は地球温暖化について自分の立場を180度転向した。
About-face!,
About-turn!
interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!"
(military: turn) (軍事)まわれ右 感嘆
 Company halt! About-face! Forward march!
 中隊、止まれ!回れ右!前に進め!
agree with [sb] about/on [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (have same opinion about)~について~に同意する 自動
 We all agreed with Jack about the colour of the new chairs.
 私たち全員が、新しい椅子の色についてジャックに同意した。
all about advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." UK (all around a certain area)周囲をぐるりと、囲まれて
all about adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (on the topic of) (話題など)~に関するすべて
 I want to hear all about your trip.
angry about [sth],
angry at [sth]
adj + prep
(cross about [sth])~に怒っている、~に腹を立てている 動詞句
 He was angry about his son's failure.
 彼は息子の失敗に怒っている(or: 腹を立てている)。
apathetic towards [sth],
apathetic about [sth]
adj + prep
(indifferent about)~に興味がない
 The receptionist seemed apathetic about her job and barely smiled at us.
be apprehensive about [sth] adj + prep (be nervous about [sth])...を不安に思う
 I'm apprehensive about moving to Japan; I have never lived abroad before.
argue about [sth],
argue about [sth] with [sb]
vi + prep
(disagree)…と…について言い争う 動詞句
 My friend always argues about money with her husband.
 私の友人は、いつも夫とお金について言い争っている。
around,
also UK: about
preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
(encircling) (一回り)周りに 、 周囲に
  (非形式的)くるりと 、 ぐるりと 、 ぐるっと
 Put the belt around your waist and then fasten it.
 ベルトを腰の周りに巻いてそれから、締めてください。
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. 彼はその場でくるりと回った。
around,
also UK: about
preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
(all over, from place to place) (場所から場所へ)めぐって 他動
 She travels around the country for her job.
 彼女は出張でで国内をめぐっている。
around,
also UK: about
preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
(scattered through) (移動を意味する動詞などとともに)あちこちに 連体句
  ~じゅう 接続
 Books were spread all around the room.
 本は部屋のあちこちに散らばっていた。
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. 彼女たちは街じゅう買い物をして回った。
around,
also UK: about
preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours."
(time: approximately) (おおよそ:時間)…頃 副助
 I'll see you around three o'clock.
 3時頃に会いましょう。
around,
also UK: about
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(in a ring, circle)円を描いて 、 回って 他動
 The dog ran around and around trying to catch its tail.
 その犬は尻尾をつかまえようと、円を描いて走り回っていた。
around,
also UK: about
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(in all directions)周囲を 、 あたりを 連用句
 Look around and note down everything you can see.
 周囲を(or: あたりを)見回して見えるもの全てを書き留めてください
around,
also UK: about
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
informal (in existence) (ものが)ある 自動
  (人・動物が)いる 自動
 Plastic chairs have been around for thirty years.
around,
also UK: about
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(in circumference)円周、外周
 The vase is ten centimetres around.
around,
also UK: about
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(on every side)四方を 、 方々を 連用句
 It's a beautiful house with trees all around.
 四方(or: 方々)木々に囲まれた美しい家ですね。
around,
also UK: about
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
informal (present, nearby) (ものが)(近くに)ある 自動
  (人・動物が)(近くに)いる 自動
 Is she around? I want to ask her something.
around,
also UK: about
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(surrounding a place)周りに、周囲に、四方に 連用句
 There are lots of shops around.
around,
also UK: about
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
used in compounds (in circulation) (複合語で)広まっている テイル形
 There are rumours going around.
ask [sb] about [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (request information from [sb])~に~を問い合わせる 他動
 He asked his father about jobs in the factory.
 彼は父親に工場での仕事について問い合わせた。
ask about [sth] vi + prep (request information)…について質問する 動詞句
  …について尋ねる 動詞句
 The journalist was asking about the director's latest film.
 そのジャーナリストは、監督の最新作の映画について質問していた。
at about advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (time: at approximately) (時間)~時ごろ
 Class starts at one, shall we meet at about quarter to?
authoritative on [sth],
authoritative about [sth]
adj + prep
(knowledgeable about)~の権威 名詞句
  ~の第一人者 名詞句
 My history teacher is particularly authoritative on the Tudor period.
bad feeling about nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (misgivings, suspicions with regard to)~についての悪い予感
 I have a bad feeling about this place; I think we should leave.
bandy,
bandy [sth],
bandy [sth] about,
bandy [sth] around
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
informal (bow-legged)がに股の
bandy,
bandy [sth],
bandy [sth] about,
bandy [sth] around
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(exchange: words, etc.) (言葉など)~をやり取りする 他動
bang around,
also UK: bang about
vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
(move about clumsily)よたよた
 The baby woke up in the middle of the night, crying, because Joe was banging around in the kitchen.
bang on about [sth] vi phrasal + prep UK, informal (talk insistently about [sth](非形式的)~についてだらだらと話す、永遠と喋り続ける
 Tanya is always banging on about how awful her boss is.
bashed about adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." UK (treated or handled roughly)乱暴される 自動
be about advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (be near)約、だいたい、おおよそ、およそ、ほとんど
 That's about where I left him.
be iffy about doing [sth] viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." informal (be dubious or doubtful)~するかどうか分からない
 Jessica was iffy about going to the party as she knew her ex-boyfriend was going to be there.
be iffy about [sth] viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." informal (be dubious or doubtful)~かどうか怪しい、~かどうか確かでない
be on about [sth] vi phrasal + prep UK, slang (talk incessantly) (口語)~についてくどくどと話す 動詞句
  ~についてとめどなく話す 動詞句
 What on earth are you on about?
beat around the bush,
also UK: beat about the bush
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
figurative (avoid getting to the point)遠まわしに話す、くどくど話す
 Stop beating around the bush and give me the real reason!
beef about [sth] vi + prep mainly US, slang (complain)~について不平を言う 動詞句
 He's always beefing about work.
bellyache about [sth] vi + prep slang (complain about [sth](連語「~について」で内容を示す)しきりに不平を言う 動詞句
 Fred is always bellyaching about the long hours he has to work.
bicker about [sth],
bicker over [sth]
vi + prep
(quarrel about)~で(について)喧嘩する 自動
 My brother and I often bicker over which TV channel we want to watch.
bitch about [sth] viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." vulgar, slang (complain about [sth])~について文句を言う、~の苦情を言う 自動
 The employees stood at the coffee machine and bitched about their pay.
 従業員はコーヒーメーカーの周りに集まって給料の文句を言い合った。
blab about [sth] vi + prep slang (divulge carelessly)~について(うかつに)漏らす 、 しゃべりまくる、ペラペラ喋る 動詞句
 The secretary blabbed to the newspapers about her affair with her boss.
blather,
blather about [sth/sb]
vi + prep
(talk pointlessly about)~についてたわごとを言う 、 むだ口をたたく 動詞句
 My dad likes to blather about football to anyone who will listen.
boast about [sth] vi + prep (speak proudly)自慢する、鼻にかける 他動
 Jillian is boasting about her children again.
 ジリアンがまた子供たちを自慢して(or: 鼻にかけて)いる。
boast about doing [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (speak proudly about achieving [sth])自慢する 他動
 Marcus often boasts about running the Boston Marathon last year.
 マーカスはよく、去年ボストンマラソンを走ったことを自慢する。
brag about vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (talk boastfully about)~をひけらかす、自慢する 他動
 He is always bragging about how rich he is.
brief [sb] on [sth],
brief [sb] about [sth]
vtr + prep
(apprise of)...に…をかいつまんで伝える 動詞句
 The chief briefed his agents on the recent developments of the case.
 班長は配下の捜査員に事件捜査の最近の進展をかいつまんで伝えた。
bring about vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (cause)~を引き起こす、もたらす 他動
 He promised that he would bring about change.
buttonhole [sb] about [sth] vtr + prep US, figurative, informal (accost, force to converse about) (連語「~について」で話題を示す)~を引き止めて長話する 動詞句
 The reporter buttonholed the congressman about budget cuts.
buzz,
buzz about [sth],
buzz for [sth]
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
informal, figurative (interest)ブーム、はやり
  興奮 、 熱狂
  (口語)どきどき 、 わくわく 、 そわそわ
 There has been a lot of buzz this season for plaid skirts.
 今季は、チェック柄のスカートが大ブーム(or: はやり)になっている。
care about vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (think is important)~を大事に思う、心配する 他動
 I care about the issue of global warming.
care about vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (feel affection, concern for)~を気にかける、~に関心を持つ 他動
 I care about my elderly neighbour's failing health.
careful to do [sth],
careful about doing [sth]
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(making sure to do [sth])(~をするのに)徹底している 動詞句
 He is careful about locking the doors before he goes out.
cast about vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (search)捜す、捜し回る 自動
 As time wore on and Audrey still hadn't found her glasses, she began to cast about desperately.
cast about for [sth] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] figurative (seek)~を捜す、~を捜索する 他動
caution [sb] about [sth] vtr + prep (warn)~に…について警告する、注意する 他動
clown about viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." informal (play the fool, behave in a silly way)おどける、ふざける 自動
 One can never take him seriously; he's always clowning about.
clueless about [sth] adj + prep informal (uninformed)~のことは何も知らない
 Don't ask me! I'm clueless about babies!
combine to bring about vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (be the joint cause of)よってたかって[あいまって]~を引き起こす
 Republicans and Democrats combined their vote to bring about changes to the Banking industry.
come about vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (happen)起こる 自動
 Dave's idea to start his own business came about after he lost his job.
come about vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (nautical: tack) ()上手回しする 自動
 The yacht came about.
come clean about [sth] vi + adj informal (confess to [sth])白状する、告白する 自動
  本当のことを言う 動詞句
 You might feel better if you go to your boss and just come clean about what you did.
comment,
comment about [sth]
vi + prep
(make remarks)~についてコメントする 、 意見する 、 意見を述べる 、 所感を述べる 、 論評する 動詞句
 Audrey commented about the newspaper article.
 オードリーは、その新聞記事について意見を述べた。
concerned about [sth] adj + prep (worried about [sth])~を心配する 動詞句
  ~を心配する 他動詞
 Tina is concerned about her weight and has decided to join a gym.
couldn't care less about v (feel completely apathetic towards)~のことなど気にもかけない、~など意に介さない
 I couldn't care less about the tabloid headlines.
crab about [sth] vi + prep informal (complain about)文句を言う 動詞句
  (口語)ブーたれる 自動
 You don't make the weather any better by crabbing about it.
crazy for [sb],
crazy about [sb]
adj + prep
slang (infatuated)大好きで、惚れ込んで、夢中で 動詞句
  (口語)好き過ぎて 動詞句
 She thinks about him all the time because she is crazy for him.
crazy about [sth],
crazy for [sth]
adj + prep
slang (enthusiastic)熱狂的な、夢中な ナ形
 My youngest boy's just crazy about basketball.
crow about [sth],
crow over [sth]
vi + prep
figurative, informal (brag about)~について自慢話をする 動詞句
  ~を自慢する 他動
 Steve is crowing about his perfect test score.
curious about [sth] adj + prep (interested in [sth])~について興味深々な
 Small children are curious about everything.
cut up about [sth] adj + prep slang, figurative (upset)悩ませる、動転させる、苦しめる、悲しませる 他動
cut up about [sth] vi phrasal + prep US, figurative, slang (make jokes about) (冗談)〜をからかう、〜を茶化す、〜を笑いのめす、〜を冗談の種にする 動詞句
  (いたずら)〜にふざける、〜にいたずらをする 動詞句
daft about [sth/sb] adj + prep mainly UK, informal (person: infatuated) ()~に夢中な ナ形
  ~に熱狂した 動詞句
  (口語)~にはまった 動詞句
 Becca is totally daft about the new guy at work.
disagree with [sb] about [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (not agree)~と...について意見が食い違う 動詞句
  ~と...について言い争う 自動
 Alison disagreed with Mike about the best way to discipline their daughter.
discourse about vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (discuss: [sth])~について議論する
doubtful,
doubtful about [sth],
doubtful that
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(unconvinced, not sure)~について疑問を抱く 動詞句
 John is doubtful about whether he made the right choice.
dream of [sth],
dream about [sth]
vi + prep
(daydream)~を夢想する 他動
 All day long, she dreamed of their honeymoon.
 一日中、彼女はハネムーンの事を夢想してばかりいる。
dream of [sth],
dream about [sth]
vi + prep
(fantasize) (比喩)~を夢見る 他動
 She dreams about becoming an astronaut.
 彼女は、宇宙飛行士になる事を夢見ている。
drone on about [sth] vi phrasal + prep (talk boringly about [sth])~についてだらだらと話す
 Clive was droning on about his problems at work.
educate [sb] about [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (inform, enlighten) (人に物を)...に~を知らせる、...に~を説明する 他動
 The doctor educated us about the dangers of antibiotics.
 医者は、私たちに対して抗生物質に伴う危険を説明しました。
emphatic about [sth] adj + prep (adamant, determined)力説する、強調する 他動
  〜の意義を力説する 動詞句
enlighten [sb] about [sth] vtr + prep figurative (explain or clarify to)~に~を説明する
 Would somebody please enlighten me about whatever is going on here!
enlighten [sb] about [sth] vtr + prep figurative (inform) (知識など)~に~を解説する
 Ray is an expert on French existentialism, so he can enlighten you about that branch of philosophy.
Enough about ... interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (Let's not talk about … anymore)~の話はもう十分 表現
 Enough about you, let's talk about me.
enthusiastic about doing [sth] exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own." (excited at the prospect of doing [sth](予定について)~をとても楽しみにする 動詞句
 Tony's very enthusiastic about starting college.
enthusiastic about adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (keen on, a fan of)熱心な、熱烈な、熱狂的な
 I'm not enthusiastic about the new the tax system.
fable about [sth] vi + prep archaic (lie, invent stories about)~について作り話をする
 The old man frequently fabled about his past.
faff,
faff around,
faff about
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
UK, informal (fuss, bother)うろたえ、空騒ぎ
faff,
faff around,
faff about
viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
UK, informal (waste time)つまらないことに時間を浪費する、ぶらぶら過ごす、空騒ぎする 自動
faff about vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." UK, informal (waste time doing [sth] trivial)暇つぶしをする 自動
fantasize about [sth],
also UK: fantasise about [sth]
vi + prep
(imagine, daydream about [sth](「について」で内容を示す)空想にふける 動詞句
 As a child, I fantasized about living in a boarding school.
feel bad about [sth] vi + adj (feel guilty)(~について)申し訳なく思う、すまなく思う 動詞句
fiddle about vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." UK, informal (waste time doing [sth] trivial)暇つぶしをする 自動
 Don't fiddle about; get to work.
find out about vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (obtain information about)~を見出す、~を発見する 他動
 I read his biography to find out about his life.
find out about [sb] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] (learn)~について知る
fired up about [sth],
fired up for [sth]
adj + prep
figurative, informal (enthusiastic about [sth])(~に向けて)気合が入っている、張り切っている 動詞句
 After an hour's practice on the tennis court, Isabel felt fired up for the tournament.
flutter about viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (flap)はためく、ひらひらする 自動
 The butterfly fluttered about the flower garden.
flutter about vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (make small quick movements)~をパタパタさせる 他動
 The leaves on the trees would flutter about in the breeze.
flutter about vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (move around nervously)そわそわと動き回る
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英語の見出し語に対する説明:
コロケーション: a [book, movie, show] about [space], about to [be, have, get, play, go, make, do, leave], a [movie] about [space, love, childhood, the future], もっと見る

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