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  • adj. Alternative spelling of life-size.


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  • Boy does that guy know how to party, Lord have mercy when he got his hands on some Nyquil and wanted to play truth or DARE with only you, him, and a "lifesize" sculpture he made of Aquaman out of Spam!!!


  • If you want to add more lifesize giraffes, there are (at least) two more in the Seattle area; Roosevelt just south of the reservoir at 75th, and Lake City Way near El Norte.

    Last Night « PubliCola

  • This is the cocoon for three lifesize papier mache goddesses or are they furies? with multiple heads and hair for eyes.

    Navigating Through a Crisis

  • Some art that took us aback this year included an acrylic painting of "Family Feud" by John Miller and a lifesize, pink silicone statue of Bashful from "Snow White" surrounded by phalluses by Paul McCarthy.

    At Art Basel, Sensory and Social Overload

  • Onstage, he's with a child monk and they're putting models of the human-sized wooden boxes into formations that suggest sutras that the adult monks, with their lifesize boxes, will be shown to be embodying in their lives.

    Jillian Burt: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui's Sutra

  • His hoard, which includes a 1.8 metre 6ft lifesize replica model, is the product of 20 years of collecting, even though he is not interested in the show.

    Dalek collector enters Guinness World Records

  • A lifesize tableau of five white men torturing and castrating a black man, it's a savage reminder of the brutalisation of the African-American population in the pre-civil rights era.

    This week's arts diary

  • A lifesize elephant sleeps in front of a Asian market stall while seven Buddhas are hooked on a fishing line in front of a giant biblical sea monster.

    This week's new exhibitions

  • The question is: what does the story gain by being told by near lifesize wooden puppets operated by seven black-suited figures, including Adrian Kohler and Basil Jones, the show's co-creators?

    Or You Could Kiss Me - review

  • After David Miliband was photographed holding a banana at the Labour conference (in a pose that made him look daft), they produced a lifesize version of the picture and handed out free bananas.

    Conservative conference live - Monday 4 October


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