HyperDic: weightiness

English > 2 senses of the word weightiness:
NOUNattributeweightiness, weightthe relative importance granted to something
attributeweightiness, heavinessthe property of being comparatively great in weight
English > weightiness: 2 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe relative importance granted to something.
Example "the progression implied an increasing weightiness of the items listed"
BroaderimportanceThe quality of being important and worthy of note
Adjectivesweightyof great gravity or crucial import
weightypowerfully persuasive
English > weightiness: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningThe property of being comparatively great in weight.
Narrowerheft, heftiness, massiveness, ponderousness, ponderosityThe property of being large in mass
preponderanceExceeding in heaviness
BroaderweightThe vertical force exerted by a mass as a result of gravity
Oppositelightness, weightlessnessThe property of being comparatively small in weight
Adjectivesweightyhaving relatively great weight
weightyexcessively fat

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