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oversize

adjective over·size \ˌō-vər-ˈsīz\

: larger than the normal size : very large

Full Definition of OVERSIZE

:  being of more than standard or ordinary size <oversize pillows> <an oversize shirt>

Variants of OVERSIZE

over·size or over·sized \-ˈsīzd\
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Examples of OVERSIZE

  1. <the woman's oversize hat was blocking my view of the minister>
  2. <a softball is an oversize and less densely stuffed baseball>

First Known Use of OVERSIZE

1853

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OVERSIZED Defined for Kids

oversize

adjective over·size \ˌō-vər-ˈsīz\

Definition of OVERSIZE for Kids

:  larger than the usual or normal size <an oversize package>

Variants of OVERSIZE

over·size or over·sized \-ˈsīzd\

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