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Pronunciation: /saɪz/

Translation of size in French:



to cut sb down to size

remettre qn à sa place, rabattre le caquet à qn [fam]

Phrasal verbs

size up

se faire une opinion de [person]; évaluer [situation]; mesurer [problem]

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