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supersizeadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈsuː.pə.saɪz/  us   /-pɚ-/ US

supersizeverb

uk   /ˈsuː.pə.saɪz/  us   /-pɚ-/ US
[I or T] to give a ​customer in a fastfoodrestaurant the ​largestsize of ​meal or ​drink: "A ​burger and a ​Cokeplease." "Can I supersize it for you?" [T] to ​increase a lot in ​size, or to make something ​increase a lot in ​size: We ​offertips on how to supersize ​yourbusiness.
supersizing
noun [U] uk   us   informal
(Definition of supersize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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supersizeadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈsuːpəsaɪz/  us   /-pɚ-/ US
→  supersized

supersizeverb

uk   /ˈsuːpəsaɪz/  us   /-pɚ-/ US
[T] to make something become much larger in ​size: Researchers have ​succeeded in supersizing some fruits.
[I or T] COMMERCE to ​serve the largest ​size or ​quantity of ​food or drink that is ​available in a fast ​foodrestaurant: Fast-food ​outlets are being discouraged from supersizing their ​portions.
(Definition of supersize from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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