adjective see outsize II

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  • outsized — UK US /ˈaʊtsaɪzd/ adjective (also outsize) ► (ABBREVIATION OS, O/S) COMMERCE outsized clothing is larger than the usual size: »outsized trousers/shoes ► outsized profits, payments, etc. are extremely large and are considered too large by many …   Financial and business terms

  • outsized — outsize UK [ˈaʊtˌsaɪz] / US [aʊtˈsaɪz] or outsized UK [ˈaʊtˌsaɪzd] / US adjective much larger than usual an outsize suitcase …   English dictionary

  • outsized — outsize [ˈaʊtˌsaɪz] or outsized [ˈaʊtˌsaɪzd] adj much larger than usual Syn: oversized …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • outsized — adjective of an unusually large size Syn: outsize …   Wiktionary

  • outsized — see outsize …   English dictionary

  • outsized — adj. of an unusual or irregular size (especially much larger than normal) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • outsized — adjective larger than normal for its kind • Syn: ↑outsize, ↑oversize, ↑oversized • Similar to: ↑large, ↑big • Derivationally related forms: ↑outsize ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • outsized cargo — Cargo which exceeds the dimensions of oversized cargo and requires the use of a C 5 or C 17 aircraft or surface transportation. A single item that exceeds 1,000 inches long by 117 inches wide by 105 inches high in any one dimension. See also… …   Military dictionary

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