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Simple Definition of queen–size

  • of a bed : having a size of about 60 inches by 80 inches (about 1.5 by 1.9 meters)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of queen–size

  1. 1 :  having dimensions of approximately 60 by 80 inches (about 1.5 by 2.0 meters) —used of a bed — compare full-size, king-size, twin-size

  2. 2 :  of a size that fits a queen-size bed <a queen–size sheet>


First Known Use of queen–size


Rhymes with queen–size

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less dense or relating to a select group

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