[ pluhs-sahyz ]
/ ˈplʌsˌsaɪz /
an extra-large size category of clothing, especially for women.
a garment or person of this size.
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OTHER WORDS FROM plus-sizeplus-sized, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for plus-size
- a clothing size designed for people who are above the average size
- (as modifier)plus-size underwear
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