Pronunciation of Thereabouts
/ðe͡əɹɐbˈa͡ʊts/, /ðeəɹɐbˈaʊts/, /ð_eə_ɹ_ɐ_b_ˈaʊ_t_s/
Synonyms for thereabouts:
about, all in all, altogether, approximately, broadly, by and large, chiefly, commonly, conventionally, customarily, en masse, extensively, for the most part, habitually, largely, mostly, normally, on average, on the whole, ordinarily, overall, popularly, practically, predominantly, primarily, principally, publicly, regularly, roughly, roundly, thereabouts, typically, universally, usually, widely, as a rule, almost always.
more or less (adverb)
Sense 1 (noun)
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Usage examples for thereabouts:
- They eventually won by a length, or thereabouts. - "Boating", W. B. Woodgate Commentator: Harvey Mason.
- She had spoken to a nice girl, her own age or thereabouts, and the girl's mother or aunt or chaperon, whoever it was, had taken her away. - "Love Stories", Mary Roberts Rinehart.
- I came from Scotland to London, two years ago or thereabouts, to earn my living by writing. - "The Orange-Yellow Diamond", J. S. Fletcher.
Rhymes for thereabouts:
- spouts, shouts, pouts, bouts, doubts, routes, doubts, droughts, shouts, droughts, routes, outs, touts, sprouts, scouts, scouts, outs, couts, sprouts, bouts, couts, pouts, touts, spouts;