how large or small a person or thing is
an area the size of (= the same size as) Wales
They complained about the size of their gas bill.
Dogs come in all shapes and sizes .
The facilities are excellent for a town that size.
The kitchen is a good size (= not small) .
It's similar in size to a tomato.
the large amount or extent of sth
You should have seen the size of their house!
We were shocked at the size of his debts.
one of a number of standard measurements in which clothes, shoes and other goods are made and sold
The jacket was the wrong size.
It's not my size.
They didn't have the jacket in my size .
She's a size 12 in clothes.
The hats are made in three sizes: small, medium and large.
我需要一件尺码稍大 / 稍小的。
I need a bigger/smaller size.
What size do you take?
She takes (a) size 5 in shoes.
Do you have these shoes in (a) size 5?
Try this one for size (= to see if it is the correct size) .
The glass can be cut to size (= cut to the exact measurements) for you.
having the size mentioned
a medium-sized house
Cut it into bite-size pieces.
a sticky substance that is used for making material stiff or for preparing walls for wallpaper
to show sb that they are not as important as they think they are
that's how the situation seems to be
‘So they won't pay up?’ ‘That's about the size of it.’
to mark the size of sth; to give a size to sth
The screws are sized in millimetres.
to change the size of sth
The fonts can be sized according to what effect you want.
to cover sth with a sticky substance called size
to form a judgement or an opinion about sb/sth
She knew that he was looking at her, sizing her up.
He sized up the situation very quickly.