2015年12月22日 星期二

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Pronunciation: /sʌɪz /


NOUN

1[MASS NOUN] The relative extent of something; a thing’s overall dimensions or magnitude; how big something is:the schools varied in sizea forest the size of Wales[COUNT NOUN]: firms of all sizes
1.1Extensive dimensions or magnitude:she seemed slightly awed by the size of the building
2Each of the classes, typically numbered, into which garments or other articles are divided according to how large they are:
2.1A person or garment corresponding to a particular numbered size:she’s a size 10

VERB

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1Alter or sort in terms of size or according to size:twist drills are sized in millimetres
2(size something up) Estimate or measure something’s dimensions:she was trying to size up a room with a tape measure
2.1(size someone/thing upINFORMAL Form an estimate or rough judgement of someone or something:the two men sized each other up

ADJECTIVE

[IN COMBINATION]Back to top  
Having a specified size; sized:marble-size chunks of hail

Origin

Middle English (also in the sense 'assize, ordinance fixing a rate of payment'): from Old French sise, from assise'ordinance', or a shortening of assize.

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其實風衣原是英國軍隊制服,《北非諜影》中的亨佛萊鮑嘉則讓它成為經典。Burberry 創辦人Thomas Burberry 發明以羊毛和棉密織的Gabardine 防水材質,並與英軍簽訂合約,使該品牌成為風衣的重要推手!


http://www.appledaily.com.tw/appledaily/article/international/20140823/36040446/ClothesStore


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1 chiffon blouse (n.) 雪紡紗上衣
2 floral print dress (n.) 小碎花洋裝
3 polka dot dress (n.) 波卡圓點洋裝
4 navy striped shirt (n.) 海軍條紋上衣
5 long skirt (n.) 長裙
6 denim shirt (n.) 丹寧襯衫
7 plaid shirt (n.) 格紋襯衫
8 leggings (n.) 內搭褲
9 suspender pants (n.) 吊帶褲
10 jumpsuit (n.) 連身褲
11 cable knit sweater (n.) 針織麻花毛衣
12 trench coat (n.) 風衣
13 suit coat (n.) 西裝外套
14 houndstooth coat (n.) 千鳥紋大衣
15 military jacket (n.) 軍裝外套
16 leather biker jacket (n.) 騎士皮衣夾克
17 leopard scarf (n.) 豹紋圍巾

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