Translation for 'about' from English to Icelandic
SYNO about | almost | approximately | ...
um {prep} [+þf.] [varðandi]about
þetta {adv}about
álíka {adv}about
í kringum {adv}about
um þbil {adv}about
yfir {prep} [+þgf.]about
unverified frá {prep} [+þgf.]about
um {adv} [um þbil]about
2 Words: Others
ámóta {adv}about as
glaður yfir {adj}pleased about
á víð og dreif {adv}scattered about
2 Words: Verbs
inna e-n eftir e-uto ask sb. about sth.
fullvissa e-n um e-ðto assure sb. about sth.
fjalla um e-ðto be about sth. [book, report]
agnúast út í e-n/e-ðto bitch about sb./sth.
nöldra yfir e-uto bitch about sth.
státa af e-uto brag about sth.
unverified e-u framgengtto bring sth. about
koma e-u til leiðarto bring sth. about
fimbulfamba (um e-ð)to chatter (about sth.)
atvikastto come about
æðrast yfir e-uto complain about sth.
agnúast út í e-ðto complain about sth.
vaða umto dash about
forvitnast um e-ðto enquire about sth. [esp. Br.]
þvaðra (um e-ð) [slúðra]to gossip (about sth.)
nöldra (yfir e-u)to grumble (about sth.)
fjasa út af e-uto grumble about sth.
hímato hang about
upplýsa e-n um e-ðto inform sb. about sth.
grennslast fyrir um e-n/e-ðto inquire about sb./sth.
forvitnast um e-ðto inquire about sth.
hafa e-ð í flimtingumto jest about sth.
vita af e-uto know about sth.
fræðast um e-ð
to learn about sth.
semja um e-ðto negotiate about sth.
fagna (e-u)to rejoice (about sth.)
endursemja (um e-ð)to renegotiate (about sth.)
flækjastto rove about
velta vöngum yfir e-uto speculate about sth.
flíka e-uto tell about sth.
segja frá e-uto tell about sth.
pæla í e-uto think about sth.
fást um e-ðto think about sth.
velta e-u fyrir sérto think about sth.
fara umto travel about
ganga umto walk about
eigra (um)to wander (about)
flandrato wander about
vafra umto wander about
væflastto wander about
þvælast (um)to wander about
undrast um e-nto worry about sb. [sb.'s absence]
fást um e-ðto worry about sth.
hafa áhyggjur af e-uto worry about sth.
2 Words: Nouns
umgangur {k}moving about
brölt {hv}tumbling about
3 Words: Others
af e-s völdum {adv}brought about by sb.
aðsjáll {adj}careful about money
ættfróður {adj}knowledgeable about genealogy
á víð og dreif {adv}strewn around / about
3 Words: Verbs
vera uggandi um e-ðto be anxious about sth.
unverified vera umhugum e-ðto be concerned about sth.
vera þjakaður af e-uto be distressed about sth.
vera e-u feginnto be happy about sth.
kæra sig kollóttan um e-ðto be indifferent about sth.
hafa vit á e-uto be knowledgeable about sth.
fara villur vegar um e-ðto be mistaken about sth.
pukrast með e-ðto be secretive about sth.
vera alvara með e-ð [e-m er alvara]to be serious about sth.
velkjastto be tossed about
taka e-u fálegato be unenthusiastic about sth.
vera vitlaus í e-ðto be wild about sth.
unverified hafa e-ð í flimtingumto drop hints about sth.
þykja fyrir e-uto feel sorry about sth.
þykja e-ð leittto feel sorry about sth.
gera alvöru úr e-uto get serious about sth. [carry out]
segja fyrir um e-ðto give instructions about sth.
fjölyrða um e-ðto go on about sth.
draga e-ð í efato have doubts about sth.
hafa veður af e-uto hear rumours about sth. [Br.]
þegja um e-ðto keep quiet about sth.
þegja yfir e-uto keep quiet about sth.
vesenast í e-uto mess about with sth.
iðato move about restlessly
hrauna yfir e-n/e-ð [talm.]to rant (on) about sb./sth.
hafa hátt um e-ðto talk freely about sth.
4 Words: Verbs
þrástagast á e-upersistently keep talking about sth.
ætlato be about to do sth.
vera kominn e-uto be about to do sth.
vera í þann veginn gera e-ðto be about to do sth.
vera á förumto be about to leave
vera í vafa um e-ðto be be unsure about sth.
vera efins í e-uto be in doubt about sth.
vera efins um e-ðto be in doubt about sth.
vera í vafa um e-ðto be in doubt about sth.
velkjast í vafa um e-ðto be in doubt about sth.
hafa á réttu standato be right about something
efa e-ðto be sceptical about / of sth. [Br.]
hafa fótavistto be up and about
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Translation for 'about' from English to Icelandic

um {prep} [+þf.] [varðandi]

þetta {adv}

álíka {adv}

í kringum {adv}

um það bil {adv}

yfir {prep} [+þgf.]

unverified frá {prep} [+þgf.]

um {adv} [um það bil]

about as
ámóta {adv}
pleased about
glaður yfir {adj}
scattered about
á víð og dreif {adv}

to ask sb. about sth.
að inna e-n eftir e-u
to assure sb. about sth.
að fullvissa e-n um e-ð
to be about sth. [book, report]
að fjalla um e-ð
to bitch about sb./sth.
að agnúast út í e-n/e-ð
to bitch about sth.
að nöldra yfir e-u
to brag about sth.
að státa af e-u
to bring sth. about
unverified að fá e-u framgengt

að koma e-u til leiðar
to chatter (about sth.)
að fimbulfamba (um e-ð)
to come about
að atvikast
to complain about sth.
að æðrast yfir e-u

að agnúast út í e-ð
to dash about
að vaða um
to enquire about sth. [esp. Br.]
að forvitnast um e-ð
to gossip (about sth.)
að þvaðra (um e-ð) [slúðra]
to grumble (about sth.)
að nöldra (yfir e-u)
to grumble about sth.
að fjasa út af e-u
to hang about
að híma
to inform sb. about sth.
að upplýsa e-n um e-ð
to inquire about sb./sth.
að grennslast fyrir um e-n/e-ð
to inquire about sth.
að forvitnast um e-ð
to jest about sth.
að hafa e-ð í flimtingum
to know about sth.
að vita af e-u
to learn about sth.
að fræðast um e-ðmennt.
to negotiate about sth.
að semja um e-ð
to rejoice (about sth.)
að fagna (e-u)
to renegotiate (about sth.)
að endursemja (um e-ð)
to rove about
að flækjast
to speculate about sth.
að velta vöngum yfir e-u
to tell about sth.
að flíka e-u

að segja frá e-u
to think about sth.
að pæla í e-u

að fást um e-ð

að velta e-u fyrir sér
to travel about
að fara um
to walk about
að ganga um
to wander (about)
að eigra (um)
to wander about
að flandra

að vafra um

að væflast

að þvælast (um)
to worry about sb. [sb.'s absence]
að undrast um e-n
to worry about sth.
að fást um e-ð

að hafa áhyggjur af e-u

moving about
umgangur {k}
tumbling about
brölt {hv}

brought about by sb.
af e-s völdum {adv}
careful about money
aðsjáll {adj}
knowledgeable about genealogy
ættfróður {adj}
strewn around / about
á víð og dreif {adv}

to be anxious about sth.
að vera uggandi um e-ð
to be concerned about sth.
unverified að vera umhugað um e-ð
to be distressed about sth.
að vera þjakaður af e-u
to be happy about sth.
að vera e-u feginn
to be indifferent about sth.
að kæra sig kollóttan um e-ð
to be knowledgeable about sth.
að hafa vit á e-u
to be mistaken about sth.
að fara villur vegar um e-ð
to be secretive about sth.
að pukrast með e-ð
to be serious about sth.
að vera alvara með e-ð [e-m er alvara]
to be tossed about
að velkjast
to be unenthusiastic about sth.
að taka e-u fálega
to be wild about sth.
að vera vitlaus í e-ð
to drop hints about sth.
unverified að hafa e-ð í flimtingum
to feel sorry about sth.
að þykja fyrir e-u

að þykja e-ð leitt
to get serious about sth. [carry out]
að gera alvöru úr e-u
to give instructions about sth.
að segja fyrir um e-ð
to go on about sth.
að fjölyrða um e-ð
to have doubts about sth.
að draga e-ð í efa
to hear rumours about sth. [Br.]
að hafa veður af e-u
to keep quiet about sth.
að þegja um e-ð

að þegja yfir e-u
to mess about with sth.
að vesenast í e-u
to move about restlessly
að iða
to rant (on) about sb./sth.
að hrauna yfir e-n/e-ð [talm.]
to talk freely about sth.
að hafa hátt um e-ð

persistently keep talking about sth.
að þrástagast á e-u
to be about to do sth.
að ætla

að vera kominn að e-u

að vera í þann veginn að gera e-ð
to be about to leave
að vera á förum
to be be unsure about sth.
að vera í vafa um e-ð
to be in doubt about sth.
að vera efins í e-u

að vera efins um e-ð

að vera í vafa um e-ð

að velkjast í vafa um e-ð
to be right about something
að hafa á réttu að standa
to be sceptical about / of sth. [Br.]
að efa e-ð
to be up and about
að hafa fótavist
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