magnitude or dimension of a thing; concept abstracted from the process of measuring by comparing a longer to a shorter or vice versa
|This dot is small.||This box is big.|
The size of something is how much space the thing takes. It can also be described as how big or small something is.
Sizes can be measured. When a size is measured, it is given a number.
Words for sizesEdit
- palmer is very small, as in short.
- small means "little"
- tiny means "very little"
- large means "big"
- huge means "very big"
Small and big are opposites.
- Example 1
- The green box is larger in size than the yellow box.