- smaller than the usual or normal size.
Origin of undersized
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Examples from the Web for undersized
Most of them were undersized, some tough, some rather sickly.The Harbor
Rollit will follow in the interests of undersized flat-fish.
He had a most amiable feeling towards it, were it ever so frowsy and undersized and sallow.Mary Gray
In the language of the country they meant runty, mean-figured, undersized.From Place to Place
Irvin S. Cobb
He was an undersized child with a pinched, intelligent face.The Status Civilization
- of less than usual size
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