sizeable

[ sahy-zuh-buh l ]
/ ˈsaɪ zə bəl /

adjective

Related forms

size·a·ble·ness, nounsize·a·bly, adverbun·size·a·ble, adjective

Definition for sizeable (2 of 2)

sizable

or size·a·ble

[ sahy-zuh-buh l ]
/ ˈsaɪ zə bəl /

adjective

of considerable size; fairly large: He inherited a sizable fortune.
Obsolete. of convenient or suitable size.

Origin of sizable

First recorded in 1605–15; size1 + -able

Related forms

siz·a·ble·ness, nounsiz·a·bly, adverbun·siz·a·ble, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for sizeable

sizable

sizeable

/ (ˈsaɪzəbəl) /

adjective

quite large

Derived Forms

sizableness or sizeableness, nounsizably or sizeably, adverb
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