Big or Tall Men's Sizes: A Problem of Large Proportions
And to make matters even more confusing, most stores that sell men’s clothing don’t even know the difference! The Difference Between Big and Tall. A big man is a larger size in the chest, waist, and hips. A tall man who will need a tall size is usually 6’2” or taller, but there are exceptions depending upon where his body length lies.