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(līf′sīz′) also life-sized (-sīzd′)
Being of the same size as an original: a life-size statue.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: - being of the same size as an original; "a life-size sculpture"
big, large - above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a large city"; "set out for the big city"; "a large sum"; "a big (or large) barn"; "a large family"; "big businesses"; "a big expenditure"; "a large number of newspapers"; "a big group of scientists"; "large areas of the world"
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References in classic literature ?
Afraid the dream should prove true, he built for his son a pleasant palace and adorned its walls for his amusement with all kinds of life-sized animals, among which was the picture of a lion.
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THESE are the life-sized dinosaurs that have taken over a Welsh park for the rest of the month.
LIFE-SIZED dinosaurs will be taking over a Cardiff park this weekend as Jurassic Kingdom comes to the Welsh capital.
Two million lights, 15,000 ornaments on a 54-foot-tall Christmas tree and an eight-foot tall life-sized gingerbread house.
The life-sized mannequin is engulfed by a controlled flash fire and has over 100 sensors to assess how test garments would cope in extreme thermal situations.
A LIFE-SIZED bronze statue of David Beckham, Sharon Osbourne's handbag and a rare Porsche are some of the intriguing items in a new series of Posh Pawn.
The man stood with a life-sized cut out of Her Majesty at the front of a train, which had pulled into South Gosforth Metro station.
"The last couple of times I have entered the judges said they have struggled to see the detail of my cake because my cakes are life-sized and are then placed on a 3ft stand.
A LIFE-SIZED horse puppet made an appearance at the Angel of the North yesterday.
The Contemporary sculptor, known for his controversial celebrity-inspired works, has made a life-sized figure of the pregnant reality star in a walking pose without arms, the New York Daily News reported.