AskDefine | Define heaviness

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heaviness

Noun

1 the property of being comparatively great in weight; "the heaviness of lead" [syn: weightiness] [ant: lightness]
2 used of a line or mark [syn: thickness]

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Etymology

Noun

  1. The state of being heavy

Translations

  • Dutch: zwaarte
  • German: Schwere
  • French: lourdeur
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