life-size

adjective \ ˈlīf-ˈsīz \
variants: or life-sized play \ˈlīf-ˈsīzd\

Definition of life-size

: of natural size : of the size of the original
  • a life-size statue

First Known Use of life-size

1813

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LIFE-SIZE Defined for English Language Learners

life-size

Definition of life-size for English Language Learners

  • : having the same size as a real person or thing


LIFE-SIZE Defined for Kids

life-size

adjective \ ˈlīf-ˈsīz \
variants: or life-sized \-ˈsīzd\

Definition of life-size for Students

: of natural size : having the same size as the original
  • a life-size portrait

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