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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “be/go heavy on sth”

be/go heavy on sth

to use a lot of something
大量消耗
The engine is heavy on fuel.
這台引擎很耗燃料。
Using and misusing
(Definition of be/go heavy on sth from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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