A majority of people in this country are already dissatisfied with the size and power of the federal government.
With fewer than 10,000 fighters ISIS forced the retreat of the better-armed Iraqi army forces many times its size.
The 30-person course always fills and typically has a waiting list at least twice the size of the class.
Cover the bowl with plastic wrap and set aside until the dough doubles in size, about 1½ hours.
On paper, the forces in Tikrit should have been more than adequate to repel even a force of this size.
The floor of the cave covered an area the size of a city block.
Had her poor little room doubled its size and trebled its furniture?
She noted its size, and realized that here, indeed, was good hunting.
They had been arranged somewhat according to size, with the curve outward.
Now, this challenge came from a man who was very small in size.
c.1300, "an ordinance to fix the amount of a payment or tax," from Old French sise, shortened form of assise "session, assessment, regulation, manner" (see assize), probably a misdivision of l'assise as la sise. The sense of "extent, amount, volume, magnitude" (c.1300) is from the notion of regulating something by fixing the amount of it (weights, food portions, etc.). Specific sense of "set of dimensions of a manufactured article for sale" is attested from 1590s.
Simultaneous oral sex between two persons, whose reciprocally inverse positions suggest the numeral 69 (1888+)