Definition of queen-sized in English:


(also queen-size)


  • (especially of a commercial product) of a larger size than the standard but smaller than something that is king-sized.

    ‘queen-sized fitted sheets’
    • ‘The cabins rival the suites of a very decent hotel, with queen-size beds, marble bathrooms and, in most cases, a veranda.’
    • ‘They sleep in double- or queen-sized beds, just like at home.’
    • ‘Some of the washing machines handle ‘industrial loads ‘- as much as three queen-size comforters.’’
    • ‘Even the basic stateroom is akin to a luxury hotel room, with its queen-sized bed, en-suite facilities, air conditioning and even piped-in music, volume-controlled.’
    • ‘The master bedroom off the loft has a queen-sized bed in it, its own bathroom attached.’
    • ‘Did I mention that there's this queen-sized bed in there?’
    • ‘Each stateroom or suite has twin beds that convert to a queen-size, TV, radio, telephone, refrigerator, and 110V AC outlets.’
    • ‘Set up for a cosy couple, it has a two-person spa, queen-size bed, very efficient sealed wood-burning stove, modern kitchen, lounge and garden courtyard.’
    • ‘It features a centerline queen-sized berth, more storage and hanging locker space than you likely had in your first apartment, and a head with separate shower stall.’
    • ‘A double with two queen-size beds and a cot starts at £110 per night, B&B, in December.’
    • ‘This room is much too small for a queen-sized bed’
    • ‘Christine's queen-sized bed took up quite a bit of space, so rearranging was in order.’
    • ‘We all go into a room with two matching queen-sized beds.’
    • ‘It was a spacious suite with a queen-sized bed and large bathroom with a wonderfully deep bath and power shower - just the job to blow away the travel cobwebs.’
    • ‘Residents will adorn the town's entire main street with more than 300 quilts ranging in size from miniatures to queen-sized bed covers.’
    • ‘To add personality with mix-and-match furniture, we replaced one nightstand with a plywood round table and sewed a queen-size sheet into a tablecloth.’
    • ‘While not a top-dollar luxury resort, the new hotel does feature something I prize: queen-sized beds in every room.’
    • ‘As I closed the door, I saw my luggage at the foot of a large, queen-sized bed with blue sheets.’
    • ‘There are only eight private rooms, but they're large enough for their purpose, as are the double and queen-size beds within.’
    • ‘She and Lane got rid of her queen-sized bed and pushed two twin beds into an L shape in the corner against the walls like a sectional sofa.’