lifesize lifesize

Definition(s):

  • (adj) being of the same size as an original

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Advertised as chef d'oeuvre of last week's exhibition was the lifesize, specifically nude bronzed plaster cast of Paul Robeson, Negro baritone, Shakespearean actor, onetime .

News

  • MANVILLE: Home back on firm ground

    Slowly, patiently, like a lifesize Jenga block game, master house movers inched supports out from under the Huff Avenue home of Donald and Kathye Quick on Monday.
    on August 29, 2013     Source: The Manville News

Quotes

  • As the English novelist Malcolm Bradbury said, "His fame, literary, intellectual, moral, lay with his big books," which were "filled with their big, clever, flowing prose, and their big, more-than-lifesize heroes - Augie Marches, Hendersons,...
    on Apr 5, 2005 By: Malcolm Bradbury Source: New York Times

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