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Overview of noun heaviness

The noun heaviness has 5 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) heaviness, weightiness

(the property of being comparatively great in weight; "the heaviness of lead")

2. heaviness

(persisting sadness; "nothing lifted the heaviness of her heart after her loss")

3. ponderousness, heaviness

(an oppressive quality that is laborious and solemn and lacks grace or fluency; "a book so serious that it sometimes subsided into ponderousness"; "his lectures tend to heaviness and repetition")

4. thickness, heaviness

(used of a line or mark)

5. burdensomeness, heaviness, onerousness, oppressiveness

(unwelcome burdensome difficulty) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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