all-around


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all-a·round

(ôl′ə-round′) also all-round (ôl′round′)
adj.
1. In all or most respects: We had an all-around good time.
2. Comprehensive in extent or depth: a good all-around education.
3. Able to do many things well; versatile: an all-around athlete.

all-around

adj
(prenominal) the US equivalent of all-round

all′-around`

or all-round



adj.
1. able to do many things; versatile: an all-around athlete.
2. broadly applicable: an all-around education.
3. being so in all matters: an all-around failure.
[1720–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.all-around - many-sidedall-around - many-sided; "an all-around athlete"; "a well-rounded curriculum"
comprehensive - including all or everything; "comprehensive coverage"; "a comprehensive history of the revolution"; "a comprehensive survey"; "a comprehensive education"

all-around

adjective
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In the individual all-around exercises among men in the "children" age category, Huseyn Mustafazade ranked first (45.850 points, Ojag Sport club), the second place went to Mahammad Rustamzade (45.100 points, Baku Gymnastics School) and Mikayil Sattarov (43.750 points, Baku Gymnastics School) came in third.
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'He's (Caloy) my idol and my dream is to become an Olympian someday,' said the 11-year-old Yulo in Filipino, who ruled the vault, high bar, mushroom, floor exercise and all-around events in defeating seven other participants.
The City of Birmingham Gymnastics Club had a superb weekend successfully returning with seven girls who qualified for National Finals; six for the Compulsory National Championships; nine All-around age group medals titles, three gold, three silver and three bronze.
Great Britain's men qualified for nine finals in total with Whitlock's South Essex club-mate Brinn Bevan qualifying third on pommel and also comfortably making the all-around final.
Tribune News Network Doha The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) President Morinari Watanabe termed the on-going 48th Artistic World Championships Doha 2018 as a 'miracle' while speaking to journalists soon after the thrilling women's All-around competition at the Aspire Dome on Thursday.
The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) president Morinari Watanabe termed the on-going 48th Artistic World Championships Doha 2018 as a "miracle" while speaking to journalists soon after the thrilling women's All-around competition at the Aspire Dome on Thursday.
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Austin, TX, September 22, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Gabby Douglas, who captured America's heart with two Gold Medals in the 2012 London Olympics, then followed up with a team Gold last month in Rio, as the only All-Around Olympic Gold Medal Gymnast in US history to return to a second Olympics, will make her first Wizard World appearance on Friday when she visits the Austin Convention Center for Wizard World Comic Con Austin.
Whitlock's medal was his second of the Games after he claimed bronze in the men's all-around competition on Wednesday.
Gymnastics superstar Kohei Uchimura soared to his third Olympic gold on Wednesday as he defended his all-around crown two days after winning a first team title with Japan.

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