sized

adjective

ˈsīzd How to pronounce sized (audio)
ˌsīzd
1
: having a specified size or bulk
usually used in combination
a small-sized house
2
: arranged or adjusted according to size

Examples of sized in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Potbelly offers customers free sandwich on Tax Day Potbelly shops nationwide are aiming to ease Tax Day blues by offering customers a free Original sandwich with the purchase of any Original or Big sized sandwich on Monday, April 15, the company said. Gabe Hauari, USA TODAY, 14 Apr. 2024 The different sized boards each have a juice groove to help prevent liquids from dripping onto your countertop. Isabel Garcia, Peoplemag, 13 Apr. 2024 The storm is capable of producing 1.25-inch sized hail and damaging winds that can damage structures and homes and destroy mobile homes. James Hartley, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 2 Apr. 2024 Aside from the thin material and protective hood, our favorite feature of this one is the ample sized vents underneath the armpits. Olivia Avitt, Peoplemag, 1 Apr. 2024 Her first piece of guidance is selecting an appropriately sized crate and placing it in a safe location in the home. Kelly Conaboy, Washington Post, 20 Mar. 2024 Generously sized, suites start at a whopping 1,410 square feet and get as big as 3,940 square feet. Katherine Alex Beaven, Travel + Leisure, 20 Mar. 2024 Dessert currently features a bite sized assortment of sweets such as Limoncello Shortbread and Homemade Kit Kat Bites but may be changing to full sized, plated desserts by mid March. Laurie Werner, Forbes, 24 Feb. 2024 This rose quartz gua sha tool was perfectly sized to provide a relaxing and rejuvenating facial massage. Sophie Dodd, Peoplemag, 22 Feb. 2024

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Word History

First Known Use

1582, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of sized was in 1582

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“Sized.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sized. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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sized

adjective
ˈsīzd How to pronounce sized (audio)
ˌsīzd
1
: having a specified size
small-sized
2
: arranged or adjusted according to size

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