Jack of all trades

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a person able to do a variety of different jobs acceptably well

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a man skilled in various odd jobs and other small tasks

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About 18 years ago, I drove by and couldn't believe it was for sale,'' said Powell, a jack-of-all-trades who owns a landscaping business.
In fact Querrey's jack-of-all-trades background has provided a solid foundation as the 17-year-old gears up to play in one of the most illustrious tennis event in the world - Wimbledon.
Eghosa Isa, a jack-of-all-trades runner for Notre Dame of Sherman Oaks, established herself as a state competitor in the 100 hurdles by finishing fourth in 14.
This is the third collaboration between the Texas-born, New York-based Wilson and jack-of-all-trades singer-songwriter Tom Waits, and what a symbiotic partnership it has proven to be.
Kenny makes a rare in-the-flesh appearance before and after the cartoon as Patchy the Pirate, an homage to those overworked jack-of-all-trades kiddie show hosts from the '50s and '60s.
He's such a jack-of-all-trades that I can throw him on to anything,'' said Fox Sports Net executive producer Jeff Proctor.
Would you prefer a jack-of-all-trades and master of none or an obstetrician-gynecologist?
The future kid coming out in four years has to be a jack-of-all-trades,'' he said.
Unlike his brethren working at larger ports, King is a jack-of-all-trades.