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all-American

Pronunciation: /ˌɔːləˈmerəkən; ˌɔːləˈmerɪkən/

Translation of all-American in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • (typically American) [boy/girl] típicamente americano he's an all-American athlete es un atleta de clase internacional
    Example sentences
    • It was the only sour note in an otherwise blissful campaign visit that provided him with the ideal all-American backdrop to answer the latest attack on his presidential credibility.
    • Tall and outgoing, he comes with curly hair, a fondness for motorcycles, and a no-frills, all-American manner, a quality you see in his dancing.
    • While the company may upset parents with their risque ads and catalog, they still consider it to be a quality brand with an all-American style.

noun/nombre

  • [Sport/Deporte] atleta (masculine and feminine)( or jugador etc) de clase internacional

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