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heavy (n):
a serious (or tragic) role in a play
heavy (n):
an actor who plays villainous roles
heavy (s):
in an advanced stage of pregnancy
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was big with child.
was great with child

Related Words: expectantgravidlarge
heavy (s):
darkened by clouds
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a heavy sky
Related Word: sullen
heavy (s):
(used of soil) compact and fine-grained
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the clayey soil was heavy and easily saturated
heavy (s):
(of sleep) deep and complete
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a heavy sleep.
fell into a profound sleep.
a sound sleeper.
deep wakeless sleep

Related Word: profound
heavy (s):
lacking lightness or liveliness
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heavy humor.
a leaden conversation
heavy (s):
characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort
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worked their arduous way up the mining valley.
a grueling campaign.
hard labor.
heavy work.
heavy going.
spent many laborious hours on the project.
set a punishing pace

Related Words: arduoushardlaboriousoperosetoilsome
heavy (s):
requiring or showing effort
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heavy breathing.
the subject made for labored reading
heavy (s):
usually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it
Related Words: fleshyoverweight
heavy (s):
full of; bearing great weight
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trees heavy with fruit.
vines weighed down with grapes
heavy (s):
sharply inclined
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a heavy grade
heavy (s):
dense or inadequately leavened and hence likely to cause distress in the alimentary canal
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a heavy pudding
heavy (a):
of comparatively great physical weight or density
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a heavy load.
lead is a heavy metal.
heavy mahogany furniture
heavy (s):
large and powerful; especially designed for heavy loads or rough work
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a heavy truck.
heavy machinery
heavy (a):
marked by great psychological weight; weighted down especially with sadness or troubles or weariness
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a heavy heart.
a heavy schedule.
heavy news.
a heavy silence.
heavy eyelids
heavy (a):
unusually great in degree or quantity or number
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heavy taxes.
a heavy fine.
heavy casualties.
heavy losses.
heavy rain.
heavy traffic
heavy (a):
(physics, chemistry) being or containing an isotope with greater than average atomic mass or weight
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heavy hydrogen.
heavy water
heavy (a):
of great intensity or power or force
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a heavy blow.
the fighting was heavy.
heavy seas
heavy (s):
slow and laborious because of weight
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the heavy tread of tired troops.
moved with a lumbering sag-bellied trot.
ponderous prehistoric beasts.
a ponderous yawn

Related Word: ponderous
heavy (a):
of the military or industry; using (or being) the heaviest and most powerful armaments or weapons or equipment
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heavy artillery.
heavy infantry.
a heavy cruiser.
heavy guns.
heavy industry involves large-scale production of basic products (such as steel) used by other industries
heavy (s):
of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought
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grave responsibilities.
faced a grave decision in a time of crisis.
a grievous fault.
heavy matters of state.
the weighty matters to be discussed at the peace conference

Related Words: graveweighty
heavy (s):
given to excessive indulgence of bodily appetites especially for intoxicating liquors
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a hard drinker
Related Word: intemperate
heavy (s):
full and loud and deep
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heavy sounds.
a herald chosen for his sonorous voice

Related Word: sonorous
heavy (s):
prodigious
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big spender.
big eater.
heavy investor
heavy (s):
made of fabric having considerable thickness
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a heavy coat
heavy (s):
of relatively large extent and density
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a heavy line
heavy (s):
permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter
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dense smoke.
heavy fog.
impenetrable gloom

Related Word: dense
heavy (s):
(of an actor or role) being or playing the villain
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Iago is the heavy role in `Othello'
heavy (r):
slowly as if burdened by much weight
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time hung heavy on their hands
Related Word: heavily
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Talk of the devil and you'll see his hoofs

iti an çomağı hazırla. (hani iyi insan lafının üstüne geliyordu!!!)
Speak of the devil and he doth appear.It is used when an object of discussion unexpectedly becomes present during the conversation.


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