Heavy Meaning

There are 30 meaning(s) for word Heavy

Heavy Meaning 1 : slowly as if burdened by much weight

    Example : time hung heavy on their hands

    Synonyms : heavily
Heavy Meaning 2 : lacking lightness or liveliness

    Example : heavy humor

    Synonyms : leaden
Heavy Meaning 3 : slow and laborious because of weight

    Example : the heavy tread of tired troops

    Synonyms : lumbering,  ponderous
Heavy Meaning 4 : of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought

    Example : heavy matters of state

    Synonyms : grave,  grievous,  weighty
Heavy Meaning 5 : requiring or showing effort

    Example : heavy breathing

    Synonyms : labored,  laboured
Heavy Meaning 6 : full of; bearing great weight

    Example : trees heavy with fruit

    Synonyms : weighed down
Heavy Meaning 7 : prodigious

    Example : heavy investor

    Synonyms : big
Heavy Meaning 8 : darkened by clouds

    Example : a heavy sky

    Synonyms : lowering,  sullen,  threatening
Heavy Meaning 9 : (used of soil) compact and fine-grained

    Example : the clayey soil was heavy and easily saturated

    Synonyms : clayey,  cloggy
Heavy Meaning 10 : in an advanced stage of pregnancy

    Synonyms : big,  enceinte,  expectant,  gravid,  great,  large,  with child
Heavy Meaning 11 : usually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it

    Synonyms : fleshy,  overweight
Heavy Meaning 12 : permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter

    Example : heavy fog

    Synonyms : dense,  impenetrable
Heavy Meaning 13 : full and loud and deep

    Example : heavy sounds

    Synonyms : sonorous
Heavy Meaning 14 : (of sleep) deep and complete

    Example : a heavy sleep

    Synonyms : profound,  sound,  wakeless
Heavy Meaning 15 : given to excessive indulgence of bodily appetites especially for intoxicating liquors

    Synonyms : hard,  intemperate
Heavy Meaning 16 : characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort

    Example : heavy work,heavy going

    Synonyms : arduous,  backbreaking,  grueling,  gruelling,  hard,  laborious,  operose,  punishing,  toilsome
Heavy Meaning 17 : an actor who plays villainous roles

Heavy Meaning 18 : a serious (or tragic) role in a play

Heavy Meaning 19 : dense or inadequately leavened and hence likely to cause distress in the alimentary canal

    Example : a heavy pudding

Heavy Meaning 20 : large and powerful; especially designed for heavy loads or rough work

    Example : a heavy truck,heavy machinery

Heavy Meaning 21 : made of fabric having considerable thickness

    Example : a heavy coat

Heavy Meaning 22 : marked by great psychological weight; weighted down especially with sadness or troubles or weariness

    Example : a heavy heart,a heavy schedule,heavy news,a heavy silence,heavy eyelids

Heavy Meaning 23 : (of an actor or role) being or playing the villain

    Example : Iago is the heavy role in `Othello'

Heavy Meaning 24 : of comparatively great physical weight or density

    Example : a heavy load,lead is a heavy metal,heavy mahogany furniture

Heavy Meaning 25 : of great intensity or power or force

    Example : a heavy blow,the fighting was heavy,heavy seas

Heavy Meaning 26 : of relatively large extent and density

    Example : a heavy line

Heavy Meaning 27 : (physics, chemistry) being or containing an isotope with greater than average atomic mass or weight

    Example : heavy hydrogen,heavy water

Heavy Meaning 28 : sharply inclined

    Example : a heavy grade

Heavy Meaning 29 : unusually great in degree or quantity or number

    Example : heavy taxes,a heavy fine,heavy casualties,heavy losses,heavy rain,heavy traffic

Heavy Meaning 30 : of the military or industry; using (or being) the heaviest and most powerful armaments or weapons or equipment

    Example : heavy artillery,heavy infantry,a heavy cruiser,heavy guns,heavy industry involves large-scale production of basic products (such as steel) used by other industries

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