outsize

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From out- +‎ size.

Noun[edit]

outsize (plural outsizes)

  1. an unusually large garment size

Synonyms[edit]

  • (initialism) OS

Adjective[edit]

outsize (not comparable)

  1. of an unusually large size

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

outsize (third-person singular simple present outsizes, present participle outsizing, simple past and past participle outsized)

  1. to exceed in size
    • 2005, Los Angeles Times headline, September 25, 2005 [1],
      Mega-ship to outsize seas' reigning Queen.