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supersize

larger than average or standard sizes; huge; to greatly increase size, amount, or extent of
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su·per·size

 (so͞o′pər-sīz′)
tr.v. su·per·sized, su·per·siz·ing, su·per·siz·es
1. To order (a portion of food) in the largest amount offered, especially at a fast-food restaurant.
2. To enlarge (something) to an unusual or remarkable degree: "a $20 million renovation that supersized the playhouse in everything from backstage space to the size of its season" (Phil Gallo).
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supersize

(ˈsuːpəˌsaɪz)
adj
(Cookery) larger than standard size: supersize fries.
vb (tr) , -sizes, -sizing or -sized
(Cookery) to increase the size of (something, such as a standard portion of food)
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Translations

supersize

[ˈsuːpərsaɪz] supersized [ˈsuːpərsaɪzd] adj [portion, order] → géant(e)
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supersize

nRiesenformat nt, → Übergröße f
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Beef, lamb, pork and chicken are the roasts available - with 'small' ([pounds sterling]7.25), 'regular' ([pounds sterling]8.25), 'children's' ([pounds sterling]5.25), and even 'supersize' ([pounds sterling]10.95) options available.
ARMONICO Consort leaves its Warwick base this summer for an eight-date UK tour taking Supersize Polyphony 360 to a variety of venues in the Midlahds, East Anglia, and the south of England.
Doing exactly what it says on the tin, Supersize Polyphony offers audiences a surroundsound experience, with the choir performing massive polychoral works from the 16th century.
In an ever-expanding universe, researchers have found that supersize stars, or those that are multiple times the size of the sun, are more common than they previously thought.
Your child is more likely than any other pupil in Yorkshire to be in a "supersize" classroom I was in a class of 42 with one teacher.
Strapless Bardot dresses are in so you've the perfect excuse to supersize your earrings and finish your look with statement jewels.
And her supersize smackers have won her an army of fans on Instagram.
The supersize milkshakes were set to put the good into Good Friday today after their launch at De Melo in Middlesbrough.
MSC Maya, the world's largest vessel, docked at the private sector King Abdullah Port in the King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC), Saudi Arabia, on October 14, making it the latest of the new supersize container ships to deliver cargo to the kingdom.
SUPERSIZE ME GO the catwalk route with slouchy, supersized knitwear - the bigger the better.
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