- also o.ver.sized adjective bigger than usual or too big: His features were dwarfed by a pair of oversize spectacles.
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Oversize — O ver*size , v. t. To surpass in size. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Oversize — O ver*size , v. t. To cover with viscid matter. [R.] [1913 Webster] O ersized with coagulate gore. Shak. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
oversize — /overˈsaidz, ingl. ˌəuvəˈsaɪz/ [vc. ingl., comp. di over «sopra» e size «misura»] s. m. inv.; anche agg. (di capo di abbigliamento) taglia superiore □ di taglia superiore, grande … Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione
oversize — [ō′vər sīz΄] adj. 1. too large 2. larger than the normal or usual; outsize: Also oversized n. a size larger than regular sizes; outsize … English World dictionary
oversize — adj. /oh veuhr suyz /; n. /oh veuhr suyz /, adj. Also, oversized. 1. of excessive size; unusually large: an oversize cigar. 2. of a size larger than is necessary or required. n. 3. something that is oversize; an oversize article or object. 4. a… … Universalium
oversize — or oversized adjective Date: 1853 being of more than standard or ordinary size < oversize pillows > < an oversize shirt > … New Collegiate Dictionary
oversize — [[t]o͟ʊvə(r)saɪz[/t]] also oversized ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Oversize or oversized things are too big, or much bigger than usual. She brought out the oversize white sweater she had worn at school. ...an oversized bed … English dictionary
oversize — /ˈoʊvəsaɪz/ (say ohvuhsuyz) adjective 1. of excessive size. 2. of a size larger than is necessary or required. –noun 3. something that is oversize; an oversize article or object. 4. a size larger than the proper or usual size … Australian English dictionary
oversize — oversized UK [ˈəʊvə(r)ˌsaɪzd] / US [ˈoʊvərˌsaɪzd] or oversize UK [ˈəʊvə(r)ˌsaɪz] / US [ˈoʊvərˌsaɪz] adjective much larger than usual oversized books/pillows/furniture a) used about clothes that are designed to look large b) used about things that … English dictionary