1Begin or carry on with (an activity): you are going about this in the wrong way
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- The documentary follows Mandela as he goes about his day-to-day activities in Europe, Asia, Africa and America, to uncover this truly extraordinary man.
- The king and queen went about their daily activities as calmly as possible, trying to mask their uneasiness.
- By the time he was finished, the sun was up and the villagers were going about their daily activities.
set about, begin, embark on, make a start on, start, address oneself to, get down to, get to work on, get going on, undertake;
approach, tackle, attack
informal get cracking on/with
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