[adjective oh-ver-sahyz; noun oh-ver-sahyz] /adjective ˈoʊ vərˈsaɪz; noun ˈoʊ vərˌsaɪz/

adjective, Also, oversized
of excessive ; unusually large:
an oversize cigar.
of a larger than is necessary or required.
something that is oversize; an oversize article or object.
a larger than the proper or usual .
adjective (ˌəʊvəˈsaɪz)
Also oversized. larger than the usual size
noun (ˈəʊvəˌsaɪz)
a size larger than the usual or proper size
something that is oversize

1788, past participle adjective from oversize “make too large” (1670s), from over- + size (v.).


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