Definitions for queen-size

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

queen′-size`(adj.)

or queen′-sized`

  1. (of a bed) larger than a double bed, but smaller than king-size, usu. 60 in. (152 cm) wide and 80 in. (203 cm) long.

    Category: Furniture

  2. of or for a queen-size bed.

    Category: Furniture

  3. of a size larger than average (often used as a euphemism).

    Category: Clothing

Origin of queen-size:

1955–60

Princeton's WordNet

  1. queen-size, queen-sized(adj)

    (used especially of beds) not as large as king-size

    "a queen-sized bed"

Wiktionary

  1. queen-size(Adjective)

    Pertaining to a larger-than-average dress, blouse, skirt, pant or stocking size for women

  2. queen-size(Adjective)

    Pertaining to a bed or mattress measuring 60 inches wide by 80 inches long and approximately 9 to 12 inches thick.

    If you have a queen-size bed, you'll need some queen-size sheets to go on it, and maybe a queen-size comforter as well.

  3. Origin: queen + size

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