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heavy

(Burdened), adjective benumbing, careworn, clumsy, dejected, depressed with sorrow, dull, dulled, gloomy, languid, leaden, serious, sluggish, somber, stolid, tempestuous, tiresome, torpid, violent, weary
Associated concepts: heavy burden to fulfill in order to prove a case

heavy

(Important), adjective commanding, eventful, immense, noteworthy, overwhelming, prominent, solemn, vast

heavy

(Onerous), adjective afflictive, burdensome, consequential, critical, cumbersome, difficult, excessive, grave, grievous, hard, imposing, intense, intolerable, notable, oppressive, striking, severe, substantial, trying, unbearable, unpleasant, unwieldy, wearying

heavy

(Ponderous), adjective careful, deliberate, profound, serious, weighty
See also: grave, intense, onerous, oppressive, pedestrian, ponderous, profound, solemn, torpid
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Elsewhere in the North East the heaviest baby born in Newcastle last year weighed 11lb 13oz, while the heaviest in Sunderland was recorded at 10lb 14oz.
But they are lightweights compared to some of the world's heaviest newborns.
Ring master Len Mitchell and his daughter, Rachel, will be ringing the Tenor bell, the heaviest of the set, together.
But over the past 40 years, alcohol consumption in Scotland has doubled, putting us among the heaviest drinking countries in the world.
These are the heaviest rains eastern Uganda has experienced in 35 years," said Kristen Knutson, spokeswoman at the UN's Office for the Co-ordination of Humanitarian Affairs.
Rosalie, who overcame depression and a suicide bid to help others with obesity, had two entries in the Guinness Book of World Records - for the heaviest woman and for the most weight lost.
1c), provided the angle of taper is sufficient and the source of the feed metal is at the heaviest section, Under these conditions, a favorable freezing pattern is assured because the metal that has flowed the farthest (and is therefore the coldest) is deposited in the thin section.
Uranium, with atomic number 92, is the heaviest naturally occurring element.
But the Eskimo Sea Lion, the kayak with the widest bottom, and the heaviest coat of tape, won the race.
In the October series, which becomes our front month after tonight's close, the 17 put is the site of heaviest open interest, home to more than 22,000 open contracts.
J Patterson won with three fish for 9lb 10oz including the heaviest single fish of 6lb 2oz.
Glenn Appleby took first, and third heaviest fish, in the Seaham Open with cod of 7.