from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Larger or longer than the usual or standard size: a king-size desk; king-size pretzels.
  • adj. Very large in scope or intensity: a king-size headache.
  • adj. Measuring about 76 inches by 80 inches (1.9 meters by 2.0 meters). Used of a bed.
  • adj. Being of a size that will fit such a bed: king-size fitted sheets.

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  • adj. Alternative spelling of king-sized.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. extra large.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to a king-size bed; suitable for a king-size bed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. extra large


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