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well rounded Line breaks: well round¦ed

Definition of well rounded in English:


1(Of a person) plump or curvaceous: he was dancing with a well-rounded blonde
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  • Yet the whole point of citing Monroe was that she had a well-rounded figure, demonstrating that it's not only OK but sexy to be big in hips or tummy.
  • Girls, boys, old people - even the famously well-rounded female population of Fiji is falling victim to fat fears.
2(Of a person) having a personality that is fully developed in all aspects: the ability to master a variety of skills is important to any well-rounded person
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  • It was important not to concentrate wholly on the academic but to develop well-rounded people, while the academic aspects were also very important.
  • However, there is a determined emphasis on developing well-rounded individuals.
  • ‘The school enables children to develop as mature, well-rounded individuals with respect and care for others,’ inspectors concluded.
3(Of a phrase or sentence) carefully composed and balanced: he spoke in pompous, well-rounded phrases
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