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Turkish translation of “heavy”

heavy

adjective
 
 
/ˈhevi/
WEIGHING A LOT A2 Heavy objects weigh a lot.
ağır, büyük
heavy bags heavy machinery/equipmentThick, dense and heavy
HOW MUCH A2 used to say how much someone or something weighs
ağır
How heavy are you? Oxygen is sixteen times heavier than hydrogen.Thick, dense and heavy
A LOT B1 large in amount or degree
yoğun,kalabalık
heavy traffic heavy costsLarge in number or quantityGeneral words for size and amount
a heavy drinker/smoker someone who drinks/smokes a lot
(sigara, içki) yoğun içici
Drinking alcoholTobacco and smoking
heavy snow/rain when a lot of snow/rain falls
yoğun kar/yağmur
Describing bad weather
FORCE using a lot of force
yoğun, ağır, şiddetli
a heavy blow heavy breathingPhysically strong and powerfulPower and intensityEnergy, force and powerViolent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badly
SERIOUS informal serious
ciddi, yoğun
The discussion got a bit too heavy.Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
heavy going mainly UK too serious or difficult
çok ciddi ve zor
I found the book very heavy going.Difficult things and peoplePreventing and impeding
(Definition of heavy from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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