Noun: size sIz
Adjective: size sIz
- The physical magnitude of something (how big it is)
"a wolf is about the size of a large dog"
- The property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing)
"he wears a size 13 shoe"
- Any glutinous material used to fill pores in surfaces or to stiffen fabrics
"size gives body to a fabric";
- The actual state of affairs
"that's the size of the situation"; "she hates me, that's about the size of it";
- size of it
- A large magnitude
"he blanched when he saw the size of the bill"; "the only city of any size in that area"
Verb: size sIz
- (used in combination) sized
"the economy-size package"; "average-size house"
- Cover or stiffen or glaze a porous material with size or sizing (a glutinous substance)
- Sort according to size
- Make to a size; bring to a suitable size
Sounds like: six, sics, size, sighs, ps
Derived forms: sized, sizing, sizes
See also: big, large, little, size up, sized, small
Type of: assort, change magnitude, class, classify, coat, filler, magnitude, property, separate, situation, sort, sort out, state of affairs, surface