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Resize any element

Allow users to resize HTML elements using the resize CSS property. Make sure the element is not inline, and its overflow is not set to visible.

.resize {
resize: both; /* Allows horizontally and vertically */

.resize-y {
resize: vertical;

.resize-x {
resize: horizontal;

overflow: auto; /* hidden, scroll, or auto */

/* Presentational styles */
.demo-grid {
display: grid;
grid-template-columns: repeat(3, 1fr);
justify-items: center;
align-items: center;

.card {
padding: 0.5rem;
font-size: 1rem;
color: #404040;
background-color: #E5E5E5;
border-radius: 0.125em;
<div class="demo-grid">
<div class="card resize">Resize horizontally & vertically.</div>
<div class="card resize-y">Resize vertically.</div>
<div class="card resize-x">Resize horizontally.</div>
Resize horizontally & vertically.
Resize vertically.
Resize horizontally.

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