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  Words related to size

Related / Similar Words: size of it, sizing

 

Definition:
  • the property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing); "he wears a size 13 shoe";
  • the physical magnitude of something (how big it is); "a wolf is about the size of a large dog";
  • a large magnitude; "he blanched when he saw the size of the bill"; "the only city of any size in that area";
  • the actual state of affairs; "that''s the size of the situation"; "she hates me, that''s about the size of it";
  • any glutinous material used to fill pores in surfaces or to stiffen fabrics; "size gives body to a fabric";
  • make to a size; bring to a suitable size;
  • sort according to size;
  • cover or stiffen or glaze a porous material with size or sizing (a glutinous substance);
  • (used in combination) sized; "the economy-size package"; "average-size house";

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    See Also: size up, take stock, scrutinize, scrutinise

     

    Hyponyms: extra large, large, number, octavo, eightvo, 8vo, outsize, petite, quarto, 4to, regular, small, stout, circumference, perimeter, largeness, bigness, smallness, littleness, distance, length, scale, resize

     

    Attributes: large, big, small, little

     

    Derivational Morphology: sizing

     

     
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