adjective/adjetivo(American English/inglés norteamericano) (before noun/delante del nombre)
- 1.1 (versatile) [athlete/scholar] completoMore example sentences1.2 (comprehensive) [experience] amplio the car offers all-around value for money el coche es, en todo sentido or desde todo punto de vista, una buena adquisición 1.3 (in all directions) [visibility] amplio
- I am jealous of all the talent I see around me, and bitter that the world is not giving me the fame, money and all-around kudos I feel I deserve.
- And finally (as they say on the news) English explorer and all-around legend Sir Ranulph Fiennes runs his seventh marathon in seven days.
- Christian Vieri is, arguably, the best all-around centre forward in the world at the moment, combining finishing, strength and pace.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Did you know that the primary meaning of almuerzo is lunch? It is used only in this sense in most of Latin America. In Spain and Mexico, where comida is the usual word for lunch, almuerzo can also be a mid-morning snack.