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According to WordNet, the adjective "heavy" has 27 sense(s).

300173391 in an advanced stage of pregnancy; "was big with child"; "was great with child".

302402439 prodigious; "big spender"; "big eater"; "heavy investor".

301193373 of the military or industry; using (or being) the heaviest and most powerful armaments or weapons or equipment; "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".

301085268 full of; bearing great weight; "trees heavy with fruit"; "vines weighed down with grapes".

301190683 unusually great in degree or quantity or number; "heavy taxes"; "a heavy fine"; "heavy casualties"; "heavy losses"; "heavy rain"; "heavy traffic".

300502487 (used of soil) compact and fine-grained; "the clayey soil was heavy and easily saturated".

301192786 slow and laborious because of weight; "the heavy tread of tired troops"; "moved with a lumbering sag-bellied trot"; "ponderous prehistoric beasts"; "a ponderous yawn".

302411447 made of fabric having considerable thickness; "a heavy coat".

300987769 usually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it.

301191618 of great intensity or power or force; "a heavy blow"; "the fighting was heavy"; "heavy seas".

301184932 of comparatively great physical weight or density; "a heavy load"; "lead is a heavy metal"; "heavy mahogany furniture".

300693020 (of sleep) deep and complete; "a heavy sleep"; "fell into a profound sleep"; "a sound sleeper"; "deep wakeless sleep".

300836544 characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort; "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".

300462409 darkened by clouds; "a heavy sky".

302416390 permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter; "dense smoke"; "heavy fog"; "impenetrable gloom".

301299173 given to excessive indulgence of bodily appetites especially for intoxicating liquors; "a hard drinker".

300837415 requiring or showing effort; "heavy breathing"; "the subject made for labored reading".

300807667 lacking lightness or liveliness; "heavy humor"; "a leaden conversation".

302514239 (of an actor or role) being or playing the villain; "Iago is the heavy role in `Othello'".

301188491 large and powerful; especially designed for heavy loads or rough work; "a heavy truck"; "heavy machinery".

301191227 (physics, chemistry) being or containing an isotope with greater than average atomic mass or weight; "heavy hydrogen"; "heavy water".

301457692 full and loud and deep; "heavy sounds"; "a herald chosen for his sonorous voice".

302411559 of relatively large extent and density; "a heavy line".

301188762 marked by great psychological weight; weighted down especially with sadness or troubles or weariness; "a heavy heart"; "a heavy schedule"; "heavy news"; "a heavy silence"; "heavy eyelids".

301145639 sharply inclined; "a heavy grade".

301183114 dense or inadequately leavened and hence likely to cause distress in the alimentary canal; "a heavy pudding".

301278423 of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought; "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".


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