Definition of oversize
: being of more than standard or ordinary size oversize pillows an oversize shirt
Examples of oversize in a Sentence
the woman's oversize hat was blocking my view of the minister
a softball is an oversize and less densely stuffed baseball
Recent Examples of oversize from the Web
The event started with the Valparaiso Fire Department Color Guard posting the state and United States flags while aerial ladder fire truck near the park entrance flew an oversize stars and stripes that could be seen for blocks.
Rihanna has long championed Dolan, who is best known for his use of utilitarian fabrics and oversize denim silhouettes, recently wearing his denim-on-denim look at Coachella.
A powerful compressor creates a vacuum chamber, forcing refrigerants to evaporate and pulling heat from the CPU into an oversize radiator.
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First Known Use of oversize
OVERSIZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of oversize for English Language Learners
: larger than the normal size : very large
OVERSIZE Defined for Kids
Definition of oversize for Students
: larger than the usual or normal size an oversize package
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