queen-size

adjective
\ ˈkwēn-ˌsīz How to pronounce queen-size (audio) \

Definition of queen-size

US, of a bed : having dimensions of approximately 60 by 80 inches (about 1.5 by 2.0 meters) also : of a size that fits a queen-size bed a queen-size sheet — compare full-size, king-size, twin-size

First Known Use of queen-size

1959, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of queen-size was in 1959

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“Queen-size.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/queen-size. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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queen-size

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of queen-size

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

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