Definitions for heaving

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word heaving

Princeton's WordNet

  1. heave, heaving(noun)

    an upward movement (especially a rhythmical rising and falling)

    "the heaving of waves on a rough sea"

  2. panting, heaving(noun)

    breathing heavily (as after exertion)

  3. heave, heaving(noun)

    the act of lifting something with great effort

  4. heave, heaving(noun)

    throwing something heavy (with great effort)

    "he gave it a mighty heave"; "he was not good at heaving passes"

Wiktionary

  1. heaving(Noun)

    An occasion on which something heaves or is heaved

  2. heaving(Adjective)

    crowded with people

Webster Dictionary

  1. Heaving

    of Heave

  2. Heaving(noun)

    a lifting or rising; a swell; a panting or deep sighing

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of heaving in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of heaving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Albert Schweitzer:

    Just as the wave cannot exist for itself, but is ever a part of the heaving surface of the ocean, so must I never live my life for itself, but always in the experience which is going on around me.

  2. Albert Schweitzer:

    Just as the wave cannot exist for itself, but is ever a part of the heaving surface of the ocean, so must I never live my life for itself, but always in the experience which is going on around me. It is an uncomfortable doctrine which the true ethics whisper into my ear. You are happy, they say; therefore you are called upon to give much.

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