all-around all-around

Definition(s):

  • (adj) many-sided

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Nastia Liukin and Shawn Johnson took home gold and silver in the all-around gymnastics.
  2. As the reigning world all-around champion, she should have been on top of the gymnastics world.
  3. Without Paul Hamm the team lacks a strong, experienced all-around gymnast who can post high scores on all six events.

News

  1. PLYMOUTH NORTH BOYS TRACK: Eagles end on strong note

    The Plymouth North track and field program sent two of its best all-around athletes to the MSTCA’s State Decathlon last week at Bishop Feehan. Junior Rob Naidoo placed 50th out of 84 competitors and recent graduate Kevin McNeely was 58th.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Old Colony Memorial & Plymouth Bulletin

  2. Good Guy Mariano Rivera Surprises Oakland A's Worker With Pizza

    Yankees pitcher and all-around good dude Mariano Rivera continued his farewell tour of the country's stadiums with a stop at the Oakland Athletics stadium this week. This time, the closer made a special delivery to the facility's mail room, where he surprised longtime employee Julie Vasconcellos with a pizza . [ more › ]
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Gothamist

  3. High school rodeo: Frost has the name and the game to contend for all-around title

    Josh Frost, following in the footsteps of older brother Joe, has set his sights on taking home the all-around cowboy title in...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Deseret News

Quotes

  1. "This is a very sad day for Red Wings fans as we have lost one of the toughest players, best power forwards and all-around great guys who ever wore the Winged Wheel," Kocur said. "My favorite memory of Bob would be sitting down before a game,...
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Joe Kocur Source: NHL.com

  2. "An amazing fellow, a terrific broadcast talent, a brilliant businessman. An all-around good guy," CNN's Larry King added about his longtime friend and frequent guest.
    on May 26, 2010 By: Larry King Source: Los Angeles Times

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