/ˈsupəsaɪz/ (say 'soohpuhsuyz)

verb (t) (supersized, supersizing)
1. to increase in magnitude to an unusual degree: to supersize one's income.
2. unusually large: supersize ice-creams.
{from the largest portion size offered by the McDonalds food chain}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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