Share this entry

go about

Translation of go about in Spanish:

  • 2verb + preposition + object 2.1
    (tackle, deal with) (task)
    you'll be able to persuade them if you go about it the right way
    los vas a poder convencer si encaras las cosas bien
    you're going about it the wrong way: lift this end first
    lo estás haciendo mal, levanta esta punta primero
    to go about -inghow would you go about solving this equation?
    ¿cómo harías para resolver esta ecuación?
    2.2 (occupy oneself with) See examples: to go about one's business
    ocuparse de sus ( or mis etc) cosas
See parent entry: go

Definition of go about in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score:
    Word of the day sarcasmo
    sarcasm …
    Cultural fact of the day


    Mezcal is an alcoholic drink similar to tequila obtained in Mexico by distilling the juice or aguamiel extracted from roasted tips of the maguey plant. Bottles of mezcal are usually sold containing a gusano, the larva of an insect that lives on the maguey. This is said to enhance the flavor.