supersized

adjective
su·​per·​sized | \ ˈsü-pər-ˌsīzd How to pronounce supersized (audio) \

Definition of supersized

: greatly increased in size beyond what is usual : extremely large in size or amount a supersized portion/drink … hopes to show kids that there's an alternative to the nutritional wasteland of supersized fries and 32-ounce sodas.— Cynthia Graber … the highly lucrative practice of seeking supersized commissions from IPO customers …— Peter Elkind et al.

First Known Use of supersized

1870, in the meaning defined above

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“Supersized.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supersized. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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