full-size or full-sized

`full-,size or full-sized [ ,ful `saızd ] adjective
1. ) a full-size object is the normal size for that object, not smaller:
a snooker room with three full-size tables
2. ) a full-size model or drawing of something is as big as the real thing

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • full-sized — variant [ˌfʊl ˈsaɪzd] Main entry: full size * * * full sized «FUL SYZD», adjective. =full size. (Cf. ↑full size) * * * ˌfull ˈsize [full size] …   Useful english dictionary

  • full-sized — full size UK / US or full sized UK [ˌfʊl ˈsaɪzd] / US adjective 1) a full size object is the normal size for that object, not smaller a snooker room with three full size tables 2) a full size model or drawing of something is as big as the real… …   English dictionary

  • full-sized — see full size …   English dictionary

  • full-size — ˈfull size adjective also ˈfull sized adjective a full sized product is of the proper or standard size, rather than a smaller version: • Preview , a monthly distributed free in movie theaters, is a shortened version of the full sized Premiere… …   Financial and business terms

  • full-size — UK / US or full sized UK [ˌfʊl ˈsaɪzd] / US adjective 1) a full size object is the normal size for that object, not smaller a snooker room with three full size tables 2) a full size model or drawing of something is as big as the real thing …   English dictionary

  • full-size — full′ size or full′ sized adj. 1) cvb of the usual or normal size of its kind: a full size kitchen[/ex] 2) cvb fur (of a bed) 54 in. (137 cm) wide and 75 or 76 in. (191 or 193 cm) long; double 3) fur of or for a full size bed: full size… …   From formal English to slang

  • full-size — [fool′sīzd′fool′sīz′] adj. 1. of or being the usual or standard size, length, etc. 2. of or being a large size [a full size sedan] 3. designating or for a bed that is 54 by 75 in: Also full sized [fool′sīzd′] …   English World dictionary

  • full-size — adjective being of the same size as an original a life size sculpture • Syn: ↑life size, ↑lifesize, ↑life sized • Similar to: ↑large, ↑big * * * full size «FUL SYZ», adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • size — 1 /saIz/ noun 1 HOW BIG (C, U) how big or small something is: The American states vary enormously in size and population. | The firm underestimated the size of the market for their new product. | be the size of (=be the same size as): There were… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • size — size1 W1S1 [saız] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(how big)¦ 2¦(very big)¦ 3¦(clothes/goods)¦ 4 large sized/medium sized/pocket size etc 5 do something to size 6 that s about the size of it 7¦(paste)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1100 1200; : Old French; Origin: assise …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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