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English definition of “heavy”

heavy

adjective [-er/-est only]  /ˈhev·i/ us  

heavy adjective [-er/-est only] (WEIGHING A LOT)

weighing a lot: The piano’s much too heavy for one person to lift. Bob’s much heavier than the last time I saw him.

heavy adjective [-er/-est only] (SOLID)

thick, strong, solid, or looking that way: heavy clouds heavy cream It’s too hot today for a heavy meal (= a large, cooked meal that is hard to digest).

heavy adjective [-er/-est only] (GREAT DEGREE)

of great amount, or degree, or force: heavy snow/rain/fog heavy traffic a heavy workload a heavy sleeper heavy fighting
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