plus-size


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plus-size

(plŭs′sīz′)
adj.
1. Relating to or being an extra large or oversize clothing size, especially one for women's clothing.
2. Wearing clothing of this size: a plus-size model.

plus′-size′ n.
Translations

plus-size

أكْبَرُ مِنَ الْـمَقَاسِ الْعَادِيّ nadměrně veliký overdimensioneret übergroß υπερμεγέθης enorme liian suuri trop grand prevelik enorme 特大の 특대의 extra groot ekstra stor o nietypowych dużych rozmiarach enorme нестандартный extra stor storlek ที่ใหญ่เป็นพิเศษ bedenine göre büyük ngoại cỡ 特大的
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And unlike the store's previous plus-size pieces (some of their main collections go up to size 28), these are not trousers and dresses for skinny minnies that have been scaled up.
Many others also criticized the way the company advertised the plus-size product while demeaning women for being on the heavier side.
Next is now believed to be the first brand to offer this, with children as young as three now being offered a plus-size clothing option.
Summary: Celebrated Indian designer showcases his latest plus-size collection that was dominated by drapes and bright colours
sales of women's plus-size apparel, including those for teens, rose 6% to 21.
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BRUNETTE BEAUTY ABIGAIL HILL IS HOPING HER CURVACEOUS FIGURE WILL HELP HER BECOME THE FIRST PLUS-SIZE MODEL TO BE CROWNED MISS ENGLAND.
The so-called "plus size" issue of Glamour hit newsstands this week, and its cover was like a who's who of public figures that purport to inspire "body confidence" at any (but mostly larger) sizes: Melissa McCarthy, Adele, plus-size model Ashley Graham, and Amy Schumer.
But this week the annointing of the first plus-size male supermodel - of a sort - edged a step closer when the American arm of top talent agency IMG Models announced it was adding a new 'brawn' division to its books of beautiful people.
model to featu of Sports Illu - considered model's care c Revolution: Regardle measu is giv betw 16, ma wh or As is th hei While recognising that the term plus-size had been 'empowering' for her career, in Texas she said: "I don't want to be called label, I want to be called a model.
Demand for plus-size womenswear became a major influence over sales in the category in 2015.
FORMER health minister Edwina Currie has sparked outrage by stating a plus-size American model is encouraging young girls to be overweight.