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heavy-duty

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  • as instrong
  • as inbig
  • as inbig
  • as inlarge-scale
  • as inpuissant

synonyms for heavy-duty

  • able
  • active
  • athletic
  • big
  • capable
  • durable
  • energetic
  • firm
  • forceful
  • heavy
  • robust
  • secure
  • solid
  • stable
  • steady
  • substantial
  • tenacious
  • tough
  • vigorous
  • able-bodied
  • enduring
  • fixed
  • forcible
  • hale
  • hard as nails
  • hardy
  • hearty
  • in fine feather
  • mighty
  • muscular
  • reinforced
  • rugged
  • sinewy
  • sound
  • stalwart
  • stark
  • staunch
  • stout
  • strapping
  • sturdy
  • unyielding
  • well-built
  • well-founded
  • well-made
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antonyms for heavy-duty

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  • broken
  • delicate
  • easy
  • feeble
  • fragile
  • idle
  • impotent
  • inactive
  • indefinite
  • ineffective
  • inept
  • infirm
  • insignificant
  • intermittent
  • lazy
  • lethargic
  • little
  • loose
  • moving
  • slack
  • sluggish
  • small
  • soft
  • unable
  • undependable
  • unfixed
  • unimportant
  • unstable
  • untrustworthy
  • vulnerable
  • weak
  • wobbly
  • yielding
  • agreeable
  • complacent
  • easy-going
  • indistinct
  • irresolute
  • laid-back
  • low
  • mild
  • moderate
  • obscure
  • pale
  • uncaring
  • unhealthy
  • vague
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    How to use heavy-duty in a sentence

    The policemen looked dull and heavy, as if never again would any one be criminal, and as if they had come to know it.
    BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
    Drone: the largest tube of a bag-pipe, giving forth a dull heavy tone.
    GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
    And as she hesitated between obedience to one and duty toward the other, her life, her love and future was in the balance.
    THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
    Each did his duty, or was adjured to do it, in the "state of life to which it had pleased God to call him."
    THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
    Hunter-Weston despite his heavy losses will be advancing to-morrow which should divert pressure from you.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    The dead bodies of the two men were guarded until next day, for justice to do its duty.
    THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
    Heavy firing continued all that afternoon, inflicting great loss on the rebels, whilst the Spaniards lost one soldier.
    THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
    The keen resentment had faded from his face, but an immense reproach was there—a heavy, helpless, appealing reproach.
    CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
    Rye is now being harvested, and is quite heavy: in fact, all the crops promise abundant harvests.
    GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
    A flock of weary sheep pattered along the road, barnward bound, heavy eyed and bleating softly.
    THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
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    WORDS RELATED TO HEAVY-DUTY

    • big league
    • big-time
    • consequential
    • considerable
    • eminent
    • heavy-duty
    • heavyweight
    • influential
    • leading
    • main
    • major league
    • material
    • meaningful
    • momentous
    • paramount
    • popular
    • powerful
    • prime
    • principal
    • prominent
    • serious
    • significant
    • substantial
    • super
    • super colossal
    • valuable
    • weighty
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