all around
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Usage note
This word may also be spelled “all round” in the senses shown in 2), 3), and 4).
all around(
al
 
uh
-
raund
)
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (everywhere)
a. por todo
I love the park because there are dogs all around.Me encanta el parque porque hay perros por todo.
b. por todas partes
The people in this neighborhood are really active. There are gyms all around.La gente de este barrio es muy atlética. Hay gimnasios por todas partes.
c. por todos lados
Hannah's room is such a mess. There are clothes all around.El cuarto de Hannah está tan desorganizado. Hay ropa por todos lados.
d. por doquier
In Helen's kitchen, there are rare spices all around.En la cocina de Helen, hay especias raras por doquier.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(for everyone)
a. para todos
We have a healthy baby girl! Cigars all around!¡Tenemos una nena sana! ¡Damos cigarros para todos!
3. (in all aspects)
a. en todos los aspectos
I learned a lot in his class. He's a great professor all around.Aprendía mucho en su clase. Él es un gran profesor en todos los aspectos.
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
4. (on all sides)
a. todo alrededor
Illinois is a liberal state, but there are conservative states all around it.Illinois es un estado liberal, pero hay estados conservadores todo alrededor de él.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examplesloading
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning