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Sieze vs. Size

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Siezeverb

misspelling of seize

Sizenoun

An assize.

Sizenoun

(obsolete) A regulation determining the amount of money paid in fees, taxes etc.

Sizenoun

(obsolete) A fixed standard for the magnitude, quality, quantity etc. of goods, especially food and drink.

Sizenoun

The dimensions or magnitude of a thing; how big something is.

‘The size of the building seemed to have increased since I was last there.’;

Sizenoun

(obsolete) A regulation, piece of ordinance.

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Sizenoun

A specific set of dimensions for a manufactured article, especially clothing.

‘I don't think we have the red one in your size.’;

Sizenoun

(graph theory) A number of edges in a graph.

Sizenoun

Degree of rank, ability, character, etc.

Sizenoun

An instrument consisting of a number of perforated gauges fastened together at one end by a rivet, used for measuring the size of pearls.

Sizenoun

A thin, weak glue used as primer for paper or canvas intended to be painted upon.

Sizenoun

Wallpaper paste.

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Sizenoun

The thickened crust on coagulated blood.

Sizenoun

Any viscous substance, such as gilder's varnish.

Sizeverb

(transitive) To adjust the size of; to make a certain size.

Sizeverb

(transitive) To classify or arrange by size.

Sizeverb

(military) To take the height of men, in order to place them in the ranks according to their stature.

Sizeverb

(mining) To sift (pieces of ore or metal) in order to separate the finer from the coarser parts.

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Sizeverb

To approximate the dimensions, estimate the size of.

Sizeverb

(intransitive) To take a greater size; to increase in size.

Sizeverb

To order food or drink from the buttery; hence, to enter a score, as upon the buttery book.

Sizeverb

To swell; to increase the bulk of.

Sizeverb

(transitive) To apply glue or other primer to a surface which is to be painted.

Sizenoun

Six.

Sizenoun

A thin, weak glue used in various trades, as in painting, bookbinding, paper making, etc.

Sizenoun

Any viscous substance, as gilder's varnish.

Sizenoun

A settled quantity or allowance. See Assize.

Sizenoun

An allowance of food and drink from the buttery, aside from the regular dinner at commons; - corresponding to battel at Oxford.

Sizenoun

Extent of superficies or volume; bulk; bigness; magnitude; as, the size of a tree or of a mast; the size of a ship or of a rock.

Sizenoun

Figurative bulk; condition as to rank, ability, character, etc.; as, the office demands a man of larger size.

‘Men of a less size and quality.’; ‘The middling or lower size of people.’;

Sizenoun

A conventional relative measure of dimension, as for shoes, gloves, and other articles made up for sale.

Sizenoun

An instrument consisting of a number of perforated gauges fastened together at one end by a rivet, - used for ascertaining the size of pearls.

Sizeverb

To cover with size; to prepare with size.

Sizeverb

To fix the standard of.

Sizeverb

To adjust or arrange according to size or bulk.

Sizeverb

To swell; to increase the bulk of.

Sizeverb

To bring or adjust anything exactly to a required dimension, as by cutting.

‘We had to size up our fellow legislators.’;

Sizeverb

To take greater size; to increase in size.

‘Our desires give them fashion, and so,As they wax lesser, fall, as they size, grow.’;

Sizeverb

To order food or drink from the buttery; hence, to enter a score, as upon the buttery book.

Sizenoun

the physical magnitude of something (how big it is);

‘a wolf is about the size of a large dog’;

Sizenoun

the property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing);

‘he wears a size 13 shoe’;

Sizenoun

any glutinous material used to fill pores in surfaces or to stiffen fabrics;

‘size gives body to a fabric’;

Sizenoun

the actual state of affairs;

‘that's the size of the situation’; ‘she hates me, that's about the size of it’;

Sizenoun

a large magnitude;

‘he blanched when he saw the size of the bill’; ‘the only city of any size in that area’;

Sizeverb

cover or stiffen or glaze a porous material with size or sizing (a glutinous substance)

Sizeverb

sort according to size

Sizeverb

make to a size; bring to a suitable size

Sizeadjective

(used in combination) sized;

‘the economy-size package’; ‘average-size house’;

Sizenoun

the relative extent of something; a thing's overall dimensions or magnitude; how big something is

‘a forest the size of Wales’; ‘firms of all sizes’; ‘the schools varied in size’;

Sizenoun

extensive dimensions or magnitude

‘she seemed slightly awed by the size of the building’;

Sizenoun

each of the classes, typically numbered, into which garments or other articles are divided according to how large they are

‘I can never find anything in my size’;

Sizenoun

a person or garment corresponding to a particular numbered size

‘she's a size 10’;

Sizenoun

a gelatinous solution used in glazing paper, stiffening textiles, and preparing plastered walls for decoration.

Sizeverb

alter or sort in terms of size or according to size

‘twist drills are sized in millimetres’;

Sizeverb

estimate or measure something's dimensions

‘she was trying to size up a room with a tape measure’;

Sizeverb

form an estimate or rough judgement of someone or something

‘the two men sized each other up’;

Sizeverb

treat with size to glaze or stiffen

‘paper will adhere to sized walls better’;

Sizeadjective

having a specified size; sized

‘marble-size chunks of hail’;

Size

Size in general is the magnitude or dimensions of a thing. More specifically, geometrical size (or spatial size) can refer to linear dimensions (length, width, height, diameter, perimeter), area, or volume.

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