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Term used to describe a person who is good at many if not most things. Expression may come from cricketing.

Usage

Aunty Mintu: I think you should consider Puttannas niece for marriage. She is an all rounder.
Nephew Pintu: How ?
Aunty Mintu: She is a a gold medallist in college, a state level kabbadi player, does not wear sleeveless and is very homely also.
Nephew Pintu: So she is smarter, stronger and maybe more ethical than i am?
Aunty Mintu: Exactly.
Added 2011-09-09 by porkipaya

Root

English

Region

All India

Categories

Sports & Games

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Indian english equivalent for a well rounded student/person.

Usage

Ramu sir: Only all-rounders can go to the US and do well in life...
Added 2011-12-25 by Maaliatha

Root

English

Region

All India

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