not limited or specialized in application or purpose <an all-around garden rake that adjusts for any raking task, from raking lawns to delicate flower beds>
relating to the main elements and not to specific details <this saw has the top rating for all-around performance, but for small detail work it might not be your best choice> Related Words comprehensive
Near Antonyms limited
able to do many different kinds of things <an all-around player, as skilled on the pitcher's mound as he is at the batting plate> Related Words general-purpose
Variants of ALL-AROUND
all–around also all–round
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