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outsize Line breaks: out|size
Pronunciation: /ˈaʊtsʌɪz/

Definition of outsize in English:

adjective

(also outsized) Exceptionally large: an outsize bed her outsized glasses
More example sentences
  • A larger frame woman would be more flattered by muted plaid, and no one really looks terrific in a completely outsized plaid.
  • What got most of the attention though was his large mouth and exceptionally outsized front teeth.
  • Over time, the imperial tented bed became an outsized symbol of the Empire style's most recognizable design.
Synonyms
huge, oversized, enormous, gigantic, very big, very large, great, giant, colossal, massive, mammoth, vast, immense, tremendous, monumental, prodigious, mountainous, monstrous, elephantine, king-sized, king-size, gargantuan, Herculean, Brobdingnagian, substantial, extensive, hefty, bulky, weighty, heavy, gross
informalmega, monster, whopping, whopping great, thumping, thumping great, humongous, jumbo, hulking, bumper, astronomical
British informalwhacking, whacking great, ginormous
British informalfubsy
North American informallard-assed
archaicpursy

noun

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An exceptionally large person or thing, especially a garment.

Words that rhyme with outsize

advise, apprise, apprize, arise, assize, capsize, chastise, comprise, demise, despise, devise, downsize, excise, flies, guise, incise, low-rise, misprize, previse, prise, prize, remise, revise, rise, size, surmise, surprise, uprise, wise

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