weightiness

  • 1 Weightiness — Weight i*ness, n. The quality or state of being weighty; weight; force; importance; impressiveness. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 weightiness — index import, importance, interest (concern), magnitude, materiality (consequence), significance …

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  • 3 weightiness — weighty ► ADJECTIVE (weightier, weightiest) 1) weighing a great deal; heavy. 2) very serious and important. 3) very influential. DERIVATIVES weightily adverb weightiness noun …

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  • 4 weightiness — noun 1. the property of being comparatively great in weight the heaviness of lead • Syn: ↑heaviness • Ant: ↑lightness (for: ↑heaviness) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 5 weightiness — noun see weighty …

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  • 6 weightiness — See weightily. * * * …

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  • 7 weightiness — noun The quality of being weighty …

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  • 8 weightiness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. The state or quality of being physically heavy: heaviness, heftiness, massiveness, ponderosity, ponderousness, weight. Informal: avoirdupois. See HEAVY. 2. The condition of being grave and of involving serious… …

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  • 9 weightiness — weight·i·ness || weɪtɪnɪs n. heaviness, weight; importance; great influence …

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  • 10 weightiness — n. 1. Ponderousness, gravity, heaviness. 2. Solidity, force, impressiveness. 3. Importance, gravity, consequence, moment …

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  • 11 weightiness — weight·i·ness …

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  • 12 weightiness — See: weighty …

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  • 13 South Asian arts — Literary, performing, and visual arts of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka. Myths of the popular gods, Vishnu and Shiva, in the Puranas (ancient tales) and the Mahabharata and Ramayana epics, supply material for representational and… …

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  • 14 gravity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. weight (see gravity); graveness, importance. Ant., lightness, unimportance. II Weight Nouns 1. gravity, gravitation; weight, weighing; heft, heaviness; ponderosity, pressure, burden; ballast,… …

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  • 15 importance — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Consequence Nouns 1. importance, import, consequence, moment, prominence, consideration, mark, materialness, primacy; significance, concern; emphasis, interest; distinction, prestige, grandeur, majesty,… …

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  • 16 weight — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. heaviness; heft; overweight, avoirdupois, tonnage, poundage; gravity; ballast; measurement; importance, influence; significance; pressure, load, burden. See quantity. v. ballast, load, burden; favor;… …

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  • 17 weight — I n 1. heaviness, heft, heftiness, weightiness, ponderousness, ponderosity, gravity; pounds, tonnage, pressure; mass, density, volume, size; bulk, bulkiness, largeness, bigness, amplitude. 2. load, burden, onus, cross, millstone, albatross; duty …

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  • 18 heaviness — noun 1. the property of being comparatively great in weight (Freq. 2) the heaviness of lead • Syn: ↑weightiness • Ant: ↑lightness • Derivationally related forms: ↑weighty ( …

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  • 19 weighty — adjective (weightier; est) Date: 15th century 1. a. of much importance or consequence ; momentous < a weighty problem > b. solemn 2. a. weighing a considerable amount b. heavy in proportion to its …

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  • 20 lightness — I. noun Date: before 12th century 1. the quality or state of being illuminated ; illumination 2. the attribute of object colors by which the object appears to reflect or transmit more or less of the incident light compare brightness 2, hue 2c,… …

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