along about

Definition of along about

US, informal

  1. :  at a time near (a specified time) He arrived in the city along about July 17. Our flight should be arriving along about 8:00.

Word by Word Definitions

alongplay
  1. :  in a line matching the length or direction of

    :  at a point or points on

    :  in the course of

  1. :  forward, on

    :  from one to another

    :  in company :  as a companion


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