outsized Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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uk   us   /ˈaʊtsaɪzd/ (also outsize)
(abbreviation OS, O/S) COMMERCE outsized ​clothing is larger than the usual ​size: outsized trousers/shoes
outsized ​profits, ​payments, etc. are extremely large and are considered too large by many ​people: Companies can't just ramp up their ​productioncapacity and expect to ​earn outsized ​profits. They ​gained praise from ​institutions in their ​acquisitionfunds after ​generating outsized ​returns by well-timed ​sales of ​companies they ​control.
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