What does heaviness mean?

Definitions for heaviness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. heaviness, weightiness(noun)

    the property of being comparatively great in weight

    "the heaviness of lead"

  2. heaviness(noun)

    persisting sadness

    "nothing lifted the heaviness of her heart after her loss"

  3. ponderousness, heaviness(noun)

    an oppressive quality that is laborious and solemn and lacks grace or fluency

    "a book so serious that it sometimes subsided into ponderousness"; "his lectures tend to heaviness and repetition"

  4. thickness, heaviness(noun)

    used of a line or mark

  5. burdensomeness, heaviness, onerousness, oppressiveness(noun)

    unwelcome burdensome difficulty


  1. heaviness(Noun)

    The state of being heavy; weight, weightiness, force of impact or gravity.

  2. heaviness(Noun)

    Oppression; dejectedness, sadness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Heaviness(noun)

    the state or quality of being heavy in its various senses; weight; sadness; sluggishness; oppression; thickness


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of heaviness in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of heaviness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brandon A. Trean:

    May the lightness of your happiness out-interest you from the heaviness of your thoughts.

  2. Ron Jeremy:

    The thing about heaviness is you can't do a 12-step program, you have to eat, (Loving to eat) is one of the worst addictions.

  3. Shannon Peterson:

    I don't think people are reading it just to relive their teen moments, it's so interesting to see what happens when there is all of that living, emotion and the heaviness of all that emotion, without the experience. It's such a terrible and beautiful thing to witness.

  4. Steve Jobs:

    I didn't see it then, but it turned out that getting fired from Apple was the best thing that could have ever happened to me. The heaviness of being successful was replaced by the lightness of being a beginner again, less sure about everything. It freed me to enter one of the most creative periods of my life.

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