ABOUT a·bout/??bout/ Preposition On the subject of; concerning "I was thinking about you". Adverb Used to indicate movement in an area "finding my way about". Synonyms preposition. on - by - concerning - for - around - at - of - regarding adverb. around - approximately - nearly - some - almost - round ME me/m?/ Pronoun Used by a speaker to refer to himself or herself as the object of a verb or preposition "wait for me!". Used after the verb “to be” and after “than” or “as”.