Example sentences for: oversized

How can you use “oversized” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The NYT fronts a story by ace auto reporter Keith Bradsher on Detroit's move to incorporate aging-friendly features in new cars, like oversized control knobs, larger trunks for golf clubs, and ignition keys that go on the dashboard rather than on the steering column (arthritic wrists find they're easier to turn there).

  • Of course, the picture in your local newspaper of the fund-drive chairman handing an oversized check to the mayor features smiles that are scarcely more genuine.

  • (CURTAIN UP on Tipper Gore in a comically oversized bed, the sort of thing you'd find in a Feydeau farce or on the Sonny and Cher Show . She looks radiant.

  • The descendants of the sourdoughs (four of whom, early this century, first one of Mount McKinley's two 20,000-foot peaks, dragging with them a pine pole, an oversized American flag, and a bag of stale doughnuts) are, of course, less refined in their sensibilities.

  • In Colorado, half-bottles of wine are illegal, but in Florida oversized bottles are illegal.


How many words do you know? Try our free vocabulary size test!


Search

Search for example sentences

Loading Loading...
Quantcast