Origin of sizable
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for sizeable
This throws the election into the Vermont state house, where Democrats have a sizeable advantage.
Assuming he sticks it out, the election will be thrown into the Vermont state house, where Democrats have a sizeable advantage.
The dimmed lights and sizeable golden calf on the center of the conference table should tip you off.‘Persecuted’ Is the Christian Right’s Paranoid Wet Dream
July 22, 2014
Despite their sizeable difference in age (he 53, she 25), the two playfully bicker like, well, a couple in an Allen film.Emma Stone and Colin Firth on Woody Allen, Shrinkage, and Live-Texting ‘Bridget Jones’
July 21, 2014
Despite its sizeable influence on American fiction and film, Red Harvest remains the only Hammett novel never to have been filmed.The Man With Stories to Tell
December 8, 2013
Farther on, Dan and Brad could see that it widened to a sizeable floor.Dan Carter and the Great Carved Face
Mildred A. Wirt
The potential for inter-ethnic tension is deemed to be sizeable by the West.After the Rain
Winnemucca is quite a sizeable town, and is the county seat of some county.An American Hobo in Europe
And now there's hardly a sizeable stick of timber left in the woods.Wanderers
She was a well-built, sizeable woman, with good proportions and fine health,—but a fool.Can You Forgive Her?
- quite large
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Word Origin and History for sizeable
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper