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English definition of “weighty”

weighty

adjective uk   /ˈweɪ.ti/ us    /-t̬i/

weighty adjective (HEAVY)

heavy: I don't want to carry this bag around all afternoon - it's quite weighty.Thick, dense and heavy

weighty adjective (SERIOUS)

describes a subject, book, or piece of work that is important or serious: weighty matters/issuesVery important or urgent
(Definition of weighty from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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