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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. heavy: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. heavy: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  3. heavy: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  4. heavy: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  5. heavy: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  6. heavy: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  7. heavy: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  8. heavy: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  9. heavy: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  10. heavy: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  11. heavy: Rhymezone [home, info]
  12. heavy: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  13. Heavy: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. The Heavy, The Heavy (film), The Heavy (band), The Heavy (album), Heavy, Heavy, Heavy (song), Heavy (film), Heavy (aviation), Heavy (aeronautics), Heavy (TV series), Heavy (Swollen Members album), Heavy (Linkin Park song), Heavy (Iron Butterfly album), Heavy (Heavy D album), Heavy (Collective Soul song), Heavy (Anne-Marie song): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  15. heavy: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  16. heavy: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. heavy: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. heavy: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  19. heavy: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  20. heavy: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  21. heavy: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  22. heavy: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  23. heavy: Wiktionary [home, info]
  24. heavy: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  25. heavy, Heavy: Wordnik [home, info]
  26. heavy, heavy, heavy: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  27. heavy: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  28. heavy: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  29. heavy: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Heavy: Epicurus.com Spirits Glossary [home, info]
  2. heavy: Epicurus.com Coffee Glossary [home, info]
  3. Heavy: Epicurus.com Tea Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. heavy: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. Heavy: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  3. Heavy: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  4. Heavy (job): Legal dictionary [home, info]
  5. HeaVy: Abbreviations in shipping [home, info]
  6. Heavy: Investopedia [home, info]
  7. Heavy: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  8. Heavy: bizterms.net [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. heavy: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. heavy: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. heavy: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. heavy: Idioms [home, info]
  2. Heavy: AbbreviationZ [home, info]
  3. HEAVY: Tea Terms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Heavy: 1960's Slang [home, info]
  2. heavy: English slang and colloquialisms used in the United Kingdom [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Heavy: Sports Definitions [home, info]
  2. Heavy: 2060 Shadow-Slang [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. heavy: Glossary of Coffee Terminology [home, info]
  2. Heavy: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (heavy)

noun:  a serious (or tragic) role in a play
noun:  an actor who plays villainous roles
adjective:  of great intensity or power or force ("A heavy blow")
adjective:  slow and laborious because of weight ("The heavy tread of tired troops")
adjective:  of the military or industry; using (or being) the heaviest and most powerful armaments or weapons or equipment ("Heavy artillery")
adjective:  full and loud and deep ("Heavy sounds")
adjective:  made of fabric having considerable thickness ("A heavy coat")
adjective:  having or suggesting a viscous consistency ("Heavy cream")
adjective:  (of an actor or role) being or playing the villain ("Iago is the heavy role in `Othello'")
adjective:  wide from side to side ("A heavy black mark")
adjective:  darkened by clouds ("A heavy sky")
adjective:  (of sleep) deep and complete ("A heavy sleep")
adjective:  lacking lightness or liveliness ("Heavy humor")
adjective:  requiring or showing effort ("Heavy breathing")
adjective:  full of; bearing great weight ("Trees heavy with fruit")
adjective:  sharply inclined ("A heavy grade")
adjective:  dense or inadequately leavened and hence likely to cause distress in the alimentary canal ("A heavy pudding")
adjective:  of comparatively great physical weight or density ("A heavy load")
adjective:  large and powerful; especially designed for heavy loads or rough work ("A heavy truck")
adjective:  marked by great psychological weight; weighted down especially with sadness or troubles or weariness ("A heavy heart")
adjective:  unusually great in degree or quantity or number ("Heavy taxes")
adjective:  (physics, chemistry) being or containing an isotope with greater than average atomic mass or weight ("Heavy hydrogen")
adjective:  used of syllables or musical beats
adjective:  of a drinker or drinking; indulging intemperately ("A heavy drinker")
adjective:  permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter ("Heavy fog")
adjective:  usually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it
adjective:  of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought ("Heavy matters of state")
adjective:  (used of soil) compact and fine-grained ("The clayey soil was heavy and easily saturated")
adjective:  characterized by toilsome effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort ("Heavy work")
adverb:  slowly as if burdened by much weight ("Time hung heavy on their hands")

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