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Dictionary Icelandic English: about face

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NOUN1   about-face | about-faces
NOUN2   an about-face | about-faces [rare]
VERB  to about-face | about-faced | about-faced ... 
SYNO   about-face | policy change | reversal ... 
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ættfróður {adj}knowledgeable about genealogy
um {prep} [+acc]about
ætlato be about to do sth.
efa e-ðto be sceptical about / of sth. [Br.]
vita [snúa]to face
andlit {hv}face
brölt {hv}tumbling about
klifur landaf. hamraveggur {k}rock face
norðurhlið {kv}north face
glaður yfir {adj}pleased about
Sagan gengur.The story is going about.
æðrast yfir e-uto complain about sth.
fara umto travel about
forvitnast um e-ðto enquire about sth. [esp. Br.]
ganga umto walk about
semja um e-ðto negotiate about sth.
snúa öfugtto face in the wrong direction
snúa öfugtto face the wrong way
státa af e-uto brag about sth.
vita af e-uto know about sth.
þykja fyrir e-uto feel sorry about sth.
bíóm. F Allt um EvuAll About Eve [Joseph L. Mankiewicz]
um það bil {adv}about
Unverified hafa hátt um e-ðto talk freely about sth.
hafa veður af e-uto hear rumours about sth. [Br.]
hafa vit á e-uto be knowledgeable about sth.
koma e-u til leiðarto bring sth. about
koma til af e-uto come about because of sth.
segja fyrir um e-ðto give instructions about sth.
segja til um e-ðto give the word about sth.
orðtak tala í kringum e-ðto beat about the bush
velta e-u fyrir sérto think about sth.
vera efins í e-uto be in doubt about sth.
vera efins um e-ðto be in doubt about sth.
vera kominn e-uto be about to do sth.
vita upp / niðurto face upwards / downwards
Ég er fara.I am about to leave.
Hún þóttist ekkert vita.She made out she knew nothing about it.
Unverified Hvað vildi hún þér?What did she want to see you about?
Þetta er alveg ótvírætt.There's no doubt about it.
Unverified geta sér til um e-ðto make a guess about sth.
kæra sig kollóttan um e-ðto be indifferent about sth.
Ég ætlaði fara gera þetta.I was about to do it.
Hann gerði ekkert í því.He did nothing about it.
Unverified Hvað fór þeim á milli?What did they talk about?
Mér segir þungt hugur um það.I have dark forebodings about that.
bjargsig {hv}descent of a cliff face by rope (to collect eggs)
hrauna yfir e-n/e-ð [talm.]to rant (on) about sb./sth.
grennslast fyrir um e-n/e-ðto inquire about sb./sth.
gera e-ð upp við sigto make up one's mind about sth.
Ég engin merki um sorg á andliti syrgjandans.I saw no evidence of grief on the mourner's face.
segja af eða á um e-ðto say yes or no about sth.
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