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all-round

[ awl-round ]SEE DEFINITION OF all-round
  • adj.general
  • adj.versatile

Synonyms for all-round

  • all-around
  • comprehensive
  • extensive
  • global
  • wide-ranging
  • all-inclusive
  • broad
  • broad-spectrum
  • expansive
  • extended
  • far-reaching
  • inclusive
  • overall
  • sweeping
  • wide-reaching
  • widespread
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Antonyms for all-round

  • limited
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ALL-ROUND

He was the best example of an all-round invalid I ever stacked up against.

But Rajendrahal Mitra was an all-round expert and was an academy in himself.

"I am a bookkeeper, and an all-round office man," added the sick man.

There has been an all-round decrease, corresponding to the decrease of the population.

Among other peoples, only Scandinavians ever had such an all-round lot as this.

The all-round work at the Institute continued as it had begun.

IT is very difficult to give an all-round impression of aa man.

The Chestertonian decadence was not even an all-round falling-off.

Let us also understand that real consecration is an 'all-round' thing.

Putnam was an all-round zoologist, but his specialty was fishes.

WORD ORIGIN

1728, from all + round (adj.). All-rounder is from 1855 as a type of men's collar; 1875 as a person who is good at everything.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ALL-ROUND

broad-spectrum

adjectivegeneral
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