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Definition of size verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they size
    he / she / it sizes
    past simple sized
    -ing form sizing
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    give size
  1. 1[usually passive] size something to mark the size of something; to give a size to something The screws are sized in millimeters.
  2. change size
  3. 2[usually passive] size something to change the size of something The fonts can be sized according to what effect you want.
  4. make sticky
  5. 3size something to cover something with a sticky substance called size
  6. Phrasal Verbssize somebody/somethingup
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: size