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weigh on sb/sth

phrasal verb with weigh uk   us   /weɪ/ verb
If a ​problem or ​responsibilityweighs on you, it makes you ​worried or ​unhappy: He's under ​hugepressure at ​work and it's really ​weighing on him. She ​knew she had been ​unfair to him and it ​weighed heavily on her ​mind for a ​longtime.
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