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just about

Definition of just about

  1. :  almost or nearly <It was just about time to leave.> <That is just about the biggest horse I have ever seen.> <That is just about the stupidest thing she has ever done.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. : archaic variant of joust

  1. :  having a basis in or conforming to fact or reason :  reasonable

    :  faithful to an original

    :  conforming to a standard of correctness :  proper

  1. :  exactly, precisely

    :  very recently

    :  by a very small margin :  barely

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of, relating to, or near a shore

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