- 1(dimensions)what size is it?it was the size of a walnut¿de qué tamaño es?¿qué tamaño tiene?their house is half/twice the size of oursera del tamaño or (in Chile also) del porte de una nuezjust look at the size of that dog!su casa es la mitad/el doble de grande que la nuestrato cut glass/cloth to size¡mira qué perro más enorme!that's about the size of it [colloquial]cortar vidrio/tela a (la) medidade eso se trata(as answer)to cut somebody down to sizetú lo has dichoasí esponer a alguien en su sitiobajarle los humos a alguien [colloquial]Example sentences
- The craftspeople construct everything in small scale and the houses range in size up to palaces which can cost as much as a full-sized house.
- The size of the house excluding underground parking is about 4,100 square feet.
- The houses vary in size, with a choice of one to four bedrooms, sleeping up to eight.
- 2(of clothes)talla (feminine) or (River Plate area) talle (masculine)(of shoes, gloves)what size do you take?I take (a) size 10 in shoes¿qué talla or (River Plate area) talle tiene or usa?can I try the next size up?calzo or (in Spain also) gasto el número 10try this one on for size¿me puedo probar una talla or (River Plate area) un talle más grande?try this for size: you go and I stay [colloquial]pruébese este a ver cómo le queda la talla or (River Plate area) el talle¿qué tal si vas tú y yo me quedo? [colloquial]Example sentences
- The dress was a couple of sizes too big and with the belt on, the neckline dipped dangerously low.
- She was barefoot, and wearing only a flowered dress which was a size too big for her skinny frame.
- Vantage offers Big and Tall sizes in seven basics and bestsellers, including a woven shirt, a windshirt, and a sweater.
- (classify according to size)ponerle la talla or (River Plate area) el talle aExample sentences
- Yes, I've sort of sized this for a tall 3yo by adding an inch and a half to the length and an inch to the width.
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