English to Afrikaans Meaning :: size

grootte
Size :
grootte
- groottegroottegroottessizing
 

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Noun(1) the physical magnitude of something (how big it is(2) the property resulting from being one of a series of graduated measurements (as of clothing(3) any glutinous material used to fill pores in surfaces or to stiffen fabrics(4) the actual state of affairs(5) a large magnitude
Verb(1) cover or stiffen or glaze a porous material with size or sizing (a glutinous substance(2) sort according to size(3) make to a size; bring to a suitable size
Adjective(1) (used in combination

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(1) The craftspeople construct everything in small scale and the houses range in size up to palaces which can cost as much as a full-sized house.(2) they can make them to size(3) what size is it?(4) The collection ranges in size from the miniature to those over five feet in height.(5) Even within the main cultivated species, yams vary to a remarkable extent in size , shape, and colour.(6) Be sure to prime or size any newly applied drywall compound before painting or papering.(7) Three weeks ago he was taken off a ventilator and gradually his trachaetomy tube was reduced in size , until it could be removed completely.(8) The size of the house excluding underground parking is about 4,100 square feet.(9) After 2012, the Olympic stadium would be reduced in size to become a new home for athletics.(10) The size of the pelvic area varies in cows and those with small pelvic areas are more prone to difficulty.(11) She was barefoot, and wearing only a flowered dress which was a size too big for her skinny frame.(12) While presidents often talk of reducing the size of their White House staff, none actually do.(13) I looked over, and for the first time, I noticed that my belly had drastically reduced in size .(14) They can range in size from the huge Wellingtonia tree to ground cover woodland plants.(15) I would have given anything to make the perfect dress in a size 18 appear for her to stop the tears.(16) If eventually, the hedgerow must be reduced in size , this may be done with a circular saw.
Related Words
(1) font size ::
skrifgrootte
Synonyms
Noun
4. magnitude ::
grootte
7. area ::
gebied
8. expanse ::
uitspansel
9. breadth ::
breedte
10. width ::
wydte
11. length ::
lengte
12. height ::
hoogte
13. depth ::
diepte
14. immensity ::
ontsaglikheid
Verb
17. sort ::
soort
18. categorize ::
kategoriseer
19. classify ::
klassifiseer
Different Forms
size, sized, sizes, sizing
Word Example from TV Shows

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...a rodent the size of a baby hippo.

...a rodent the SIZE of a baby hippo.

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 7


Because I\'ve been breaking noses
since I was your size,

Because I've been breaking noses since I was your SIZE,

Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 4


A new clothing size
between medium and large, called \

A new clothing SIZE between medium and large, called "marge."

The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 18


It was the size of an apple.

It was the SIZE of an apple.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 7


That kid\'s head was the size
of a cantaloupe.

That kid's head was the SIZE of a cantaloupe.

The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 16


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