have a certain weight
consider, count, weighverb
show consideration for; take into account
"You must consider her age"; "The judge considered the offender's youth and was lenient"
determine the weight of
"The butcher weighed the chicken"
count, matter, weighverb
have weight; have import, carry weight
"It does not matter much"
to be oppressive or burdensome
"weigh heavily on the mind", "Something pressed on his mind"
To determine the weight of an object.
Often with "out", to measure a certain amount of something by its weight, e.g. for sale.
He weighed out two kilos of oranges for a client.
To determine the intrinsic value or merit of an object, to evaluate.
You have been weighed in the balance and found wanting.
To consider a subject.
To have a certain weight.
I weigh ten and a half stone.
To raise an anchor free of the seabed.
To weigh anchor.
Etymology: wegan, from Germanic. Cognate with Scots wey or weich, Dutch wegen, German wiegen.
a corruption of Way, used only in the phrase under weigh
to bear up; to raise; to lift into the air; to swing up; as, to weigh anchor
to examine by the balance; to ascertain the weight of, that is, the force with which a thing tends to the center of the earth; to determine the heaviness, or quantity of matter of; as, to weigh sugar; to weigh gold
to be equivalent to in weight; to counterbalance; to have the heaviness of
to pay, allot, take, or give by weight
to examine or test as if by the balance; to ponder in the mind; to consider or examine for the purpose of forming an opinion or coming to a conclusion; to estimate deliberately and maturely; to balance
to consider as worthy of notice; to regard
to have weight; to be heavy
to be considered as important; to have weight in the intellectual balance
to bear heavily; to press hard
to judge; to estimate
a certain quantity estimated by weight; an English measure of weight. See Wey
Etymology: [See Wey.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
wā, n. a very common misspelling of way in the phrase 'Under way,' through confusion with the phrase 'To weigh anchor.'
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'weigh' in Verbs Frequency: #649
The numerical value of weigh in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of weigh in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
I would feel some type of way if you got in a plane and because( of) some lax... security your plane goes down, it would weigh heavy on me if something was to happen to you when my job is to secure your flight.
In the United States of America, all legal ballots must be counted. Any illegal ballots must not be counted. The process must be transparent or observable by all sides, and the courts are here to work through concerns, our institutions are actually built for this. We have the system in place to consider concerns, and President Trump is 100 % within President Trump rights to look into allegations of irregularities and weigh President Trump legal options.
There are underlying issues of competency that might be relevant, i have some skepticism this can be resolved on this motion ... the underlying issue of competency might be relevant, but that is playing out elsewhere and I won’t weigh in.
I feel good. The weigh-in is important but as heavyweights it don't really matter... skills pay the bills, he's a big lad, they should make a super-heavyweight division.
We included seals, whales, elephants, mice, hummingbirds. We have dinosaurs of different sizes, extinct marine reptiles like mosasaurs and plesiosaurs. We have animals that weigh several tons, and animals that are just a few grams. The spread is very big.
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- ўзва́жыць, ва́жыцьBelarusian
- тежа, претеглям, вдигамBulgarian
- pesarCatalan, Valencian
- navážit, zvednout kotvu, zvážit, vytáhnout kotvu, uvážit, vážitCzech
- wiegen, abwägen, abwiegen, hievenGerman
- arvioida, puntaroida, mitata, painaa, punnita, nostaaFinnish
- tomhaisScottish Gaelic
- lemér, nyom, kimérHungarian
- 気に掛ける, 重さを計る, 抜錨する, 錨を上げる, 量るJapanese
- whakaraupeka, ine taumaha, huti, huhutiMāori
- [[levantar]] [[âncora]], pesar, desancorar, avaliarPortuguese
- cumpăni, chibzui, avea greutate, cântări, evalua, cântări greuRomanian
- взве́сить, взве́шивать, ве́ситьRussian
- pesai, pesareSardinian
- vážiť, zvážiťSlovak
- ва́жити, ўзва́жваць, зва́жувати, зва́житиUkrainian
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