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Definition of the noun all-rounder

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noun

  1. a versatile person who is expert at many things
    • example: she's the best all-rounder they've seen in years
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonym of all-rounder: all arounder
    • more generic word: expert = a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully

Alternative definition of the noun all-rounder

noun

  1. [chiefly British] A versatile person, able to do many things well; used especially in reference to being good at various sports.

Specialised definition of the noun all-rounder

Glossary of sports

somebody who is good at many things, especially in sports (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)

Glossary of sports / cricket

a player who is skilled at both batting and bowling (2005. Chambers Sports Factfinder. Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd)

Films

  1. "All-rounder" a.k.a. "All Rounder" is a 1984 Indian Bollywood film directed and produced by Mohan Kumar. It stars Kumar Gaurav and Rati Agnihotri in pivotal roles.
  2. "All-rounder" a.k.a. "All Rounder" is a film.
    • genres: Tollywood, World cinema, South Asian cinema, Comedy
    • released in (17 years ago)

Miscellanea

All-rounder: An all-rounder is a cricketer who regularly performs well at both batting and bowling. Although all bowlers must bat and quite a few batsmen do bowl occasionally, most players are skilled in only one of the two disciplines and are considered specialists. Some wicket-keepers have the skills of a specialist batsman and have been referred to as all-rounders, but the term wicketkeeper-batsman is more commonly applied to them. Among the greatest all-rounders have been Kapil Dev,Vinoo Mankad, Imran Khan, George Hirst, Wilfred Rhodes, Chris Cairns, Shaun Pollock, Keith Miller, Garfield Sobers, Ian Botham, Jacques Kallis, Richard Hadlee, W. G.

  • also known as हरफनमौला

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Google previewThe Standard Dictionary of English Slang

All-rounder— A high linen collar, meeting in front. AH-stunding (naui.)— Fully dressed. Alleviator— A drink. — &tfcfl-. Alley— A special sort of boy's marble. Alley, The Alley— Change Alley, city of London. Alls— R, All Nations (1) Allspice — A ...

Google previewDictionary of English Spelling (2005)

by Martin H. Manser

wholly all-clear all-knowing all-purpose all- round all-rounder all-time all-up Allah Islamic word for God allay to lessen allayed allaying allege to state without proof allegation allegedly alleging allegiance loyal support allegorize or allegorise ...

Google previewHarrap's essential English Dictionary (1996)

all-rounder /o:l'raund3(r)/ noun: all-rounders An all-rounder is a person with a wide range of skills and talents. allude /a'luid/ or/a'ljuid/ verb: alludes, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Slang, Jargon & Cant Embracing English, American, and Anglo-Indian Slang, Pidgin English, Gypsies' Jargon and Other Irregular Phraseology (1897)

by Albert Barrère, Charles Godfrey Leland

All-rounder ( common). A shirt collar meeting in front, thus covering the throat, was very fashionable ...

Google previewThe Slang Dictionary: Etymological, Historical, and Anecdotal (1874)

All-rounder, a shirt collar going all round the neck and meeting in front. Once fashionable, but little worn now. All Serene, an ejaculation of acquiescence. Some years back a popular street cry. With or without application to actual fact, the words ...

Google previewThe Slang Dictionary (1864)

Or, The Vulgar Words, Street Phrases, and "fast" Expressions of High and Low Society. Many with Their Etymology, and a Few with Their History Traced by John Camden Hotten

ALL-ROUNDER, the fashionable shirt collar of the present time worn meeting in front. ALL SERENE, an ejaculation of acquiescence.— See serene. ALLS, tap- droppings, refuse spirits sold at a cheap rate in gin-palaces. — See lOVEAGE.

Google previewThe Slang Dictionary, Or, The Vulgar Words, Street Phrases, and "fast" Expressions of High and Low Society (1865)

Many with Their Etymology, and a Few with Their History Traced

ALL-ROUNDER, the fashionable shirt collar of the present time worn meeting in front. ALL SERENE, an ejaculation of acquiescence.— See sebene. ALLS, tap- droppings, refuse spirits sold at a cheap rate in gin-palaces. — See lOVEaGE.

Google previewThe Slang Dictionary Or the Vulgar Words, Street Phrases, and Fast Expressions of High and Low Society Many with Their Etymology, and a Few with Their History Traced (1864)

ALL-ROUNDER, the fashionable shirt collar of the present time worn meeting in front. ALL SERENE, an ejaculation of acquiescence— See sEnENE. ALLS, tapdroppings, refuse spirits sold at a cheap rate in gin-palaces.— See LOVEAGE.

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