Meaning of “weigh sb/sth down” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “weigh sb/sth down” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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weigh sb/sth down

phrasal verb with weigh uk /weɪ/ us verb [ T ]

to cause problems or difficulties for someone or something:

US growth has been weighed down by soaring deficits with China.

(Definition of “weigh sb/sth down” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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