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English definition of “heaving”

heaving

adjective uk   /ˈhiː.vɪŋ/ us  

heaving adjective (BUSY)

informal full of people: The bar was absolutely heaving.Full

heaving adjective (MOVING)

moving in large movements up and down: He stood on the heaving deck.General words for movement
(Definition of heaving from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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