Definitions for heaving
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word heaving
an upward movement (especially a rhythmical rising and falling)
"the heaving of waves on a rough sea"
breathing heavily (as after exertion)
the act of lifting something with great effort
throwing something heavy (with great effort)
"he gave it a mighty heave"; "he was not good at heaving passes"
An occasion on which something heaves or is heaved
crowded with people
a lifting or rising; a swell; a panting or deep sighing
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
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.
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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