About

to go about, or tack/turn

About

Across the wind in relation to the bow. When a sailboat tacks into the wind to bring it from one side to the other, she is said to go about.

About

• (prep.) Around; all round; on every side of. • (prep.) In the immediate neighborhood of; in contiguity or proximity to; near, as to place; by or on (one`s person). • (prep.) Over or upon different parts of; through or over in various directions; here and there in; to and fro in; throughout. • (prep.) Near; not far from; -- det...
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about

most 2 all but adverb (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished; `the job is (just) about done`; `the baby was almost asleep when the alarm sounded`; `we`re almost finished`; `the car all but ran her down`; `he nearly fain...
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About

A·bout' adverb 1. On all sides; around. « 'Tis time to look about . Shak. » 2. In circuit; circularly; by a circuitous way; around the outside; as, a mile about , and a third of a mile across. 3. Here and there; around; in one place and a...
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About

A·bout' preposition [ Middle English aboute , abouten , abuten ; Anglo-Saxon ābutan , onbutan ; on + butan , which is from be by + u tan outward, from ut out. See But , Out .] 1. Around; all roun...
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About

Across the wind in relation to the bow. When a sailboat tacks into the wind to bring it from one side to the other, she is said to go about.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21755

About

Across the wind in relation to the bow. When a sailboat tacks into the wind to bring it from one side to the other, she is said to go about.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21756

about

Change of direction.
Found on http://www.diy-wood-boat.com/Boating-terms.html

about

To turn the ship around
Found on http://www.smartertravel.com/cruise/faq/glossary.html

about

[adv] - (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished 2. [adv] - in rotation or succession 3. [adv] - to or among many different places or in no particular direction 4. [adv] - in or to a reversed position or direction 5. [adv] - all around or on all sides 6. [adv] - in the area or vicinity
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