Definition of HEAVY

noun : HEAVY

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) an actor who plays villainous roles ;

  • 2. (

    ) a serious (or tragic) role in a play ;

Adjective : HEAVY

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

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

  • 2. (

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

  • 3. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 4. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 8. (

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

  • 9. (

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

  • 10. (

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

  • 11. (

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

  • 12. (

    ) of relatively large extent and density; "a heavy line" ;

  • 13. (

    ) made of fabric having considerable thickness; "a heavy coat" ;

  • 14. (

    ) prodigious; "big spender"; "big eater"; "heavy investor" ;

  • 15. (

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

  • 16. (

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

  • 17. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 18. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 19. (

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

  • 20. (

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

  • 21. (

    ) sharply inclined; "a heavy grade" ;

  • 22. (

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

  • 25. (

    ) lacking lightness or liveliness; "heavy humor"; "a leaden conversation" ;