heavily, to a great extentadverb
to a considerable degree
"he relied heavily on others' data"
in a heavy-footed manner
"he walked heavily up the three flights to his room"
with great force
"she hit her arm heavily against the wall"
in a manner designed for heavy duty
"a heavily constructed car"; "heavily armed"
slowly as if burdened by much weight
"time hung heavy on their hands"
in a labored manner
"he breathed heavily"
heavily, intemperately, hardadverb
"he drank heavily"
Greatly; intensely; as, heavily involved in a plot; heavily invested in real estate.
In large quantity; as, it rained heavily.
in a heavy manner
with a great weight
to a considerable degree, to a great extent
in a manner designed for heavy duty
so as to be thick or heavy
in a laboured manner
he breathed heavily
in a heavy manner; with great weight; as, to bear heavily on a thing; to be heavily loaded
as if burdened with a great weight; slowly and laboriously; with difficulty; hence, in a slow, difficult, or suffering manner; sorrowfully
Etymology: [From 2d Heavy.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'heavily' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2481
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Rank popularity for the word 'heavily' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4591
Rank popularity for the word 'heavily' in Adverbs Frequency: #204
The numerical value of heavily in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of heavily in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
... It is heavily burned, and that's (where) lies the problem.
In October, Canada became the first major economic country to legalize recreational marijuana, which will undoubtedly be a bellwether for the U.S. as it continues to debate policy issues surrounding pot. And although cigarette smoking might be on the decline, Dr. King notes the tobacco industry has heavily diversified its portfolio of products and still remains one of the most profitable industries globally. So while it might be awhile beforeconvenient stores are sellingpacks of joints, similar to a pack of cigarettes its cleartobacco is positioningitself for an impendingshift towards cannabis. Kids started with tobacco and then graduated to marijuana, now its the other way around. Kids start with marijuana and they graduate to tobacco.
The moment they arrive, they are already heavily indebted, so they have to give up a lot of rights because they have to keep the job to have money to pay the recruiters.
We can't allow this heavily impacted disaster site to slip from our collective memory and further study is needed to shed light on the long-term impacts that oil spills have on fragile deep-sea ecosystems.
[Russians] went ahead and just figured, ‘Let’s ban any potential source of truth out there and let’s make sure that it's going to be heavily penalized,’ the divide keeps on growing in how the general Russian population sees the war and how the rest of the world sees the war.
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