Definition of all-American adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌɔːl əˈmerɪkən//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɔːl əˈmerɪkən//
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  1. 1having good qualities that people think are typically American a clean-cut all-American boy
  2. 2(of a sports player) chosen as one of the best players in the US Culture To be called an all-American player (or an all-American), he or she must be chosen for a national team, the best-known teams being for football and basketball.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: all-American