What is the opposite of about?

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Adverb
Opposite of used to express one's presence in a given place or location
“It was nowhere to be found, so they gave up.”
Adverb
Opposite of used to indicate the space or movement within an area
“There was nowhere to run.”
Adverb
Opposite of in the region of
“The cupboard is exactly two meters in height.”
Adverb
Opposite of in the opposite direction
“If you keep walking straight, you will not miss it.”
Adverb
Opposite of on all sides or in every direction
Adverb
Opposite of close to but not exactly
“This is exactly why I remind you to double-check your work.”
Adverb
Opposite of almost or just about
“All entries have already been lodged.”
Adverb
Opposite of toward the rear
Adverb
Opposite of almost completely or entirely
Preposition
Opposite of relating to or concerning
“He continued to spout useless rhetoric despite its irrelevance to the matter.”
Preposition
Opposite of close to
“The next service station is far from here.”
Preposition
Opposite of in the middle of or preoccupied with
“Let's get off this subject as I am tired of talking about it.”
Preposition
Opposite of within a section of
“We had found the walkway outside of the building with the sloping roof.”
Preposition
Opposite of to the other side of
“Jay had miraculously emerged from a 12-foot fall completely unscathed.”
Preposition
Opposite of approximately, about
Preposition
Opposite of with reference to; concerning
Preposition
(while moving) In and amongst or surrounded by
“Bourne had to run through the crowd to conceal himself from the assassins.”
Preposition
Opposite of indicating the location of a physical object beside a place or object
Preposition
Opposite of at or to a short distance away from (a place)
Adjective
Opposite of denotes a presence, or the existence of, activity
“The once bustling town is now completely empty.”
Adjective
Opposite of in preparation or progress
Adjective
Opposite of in circulation
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