Synonyms of around in English:
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2 they drove around town
all over, about, here and there in, everywhere in, in/to all parts of
3 around three miles
approximately, about, round about, roughly, in the region of, something like, in the area of, in the neighbourhood of, of the order of, or so, or thereabouts, there or thereabouts, more or less, give or take a few, plus or minus a few;
British getting on for;
South African plus-minus;
North American informal in the ballpark of
amphitheatrerelated prefix, as in
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