twin-size

adjective \ ˈtwin-ˈsīz \

Definition of twin-size

US, of a bed : having dimensions of 39 by 75 inches (about 1.0 by 1.9 meters); also : of a size that fits a twin-size bed
  • twin-size sheets
— compare full-size, king-size, queen-size

Origin and Etymology of twin-size

twin bed


TWIN-SIZE Defined for English Language Learners

twin-size

adjective

Definition of twin-size for English Language Learners

  • of a bed : having a size of 39 inches by 75 inches (about 1.0 by 1.9 meters)


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