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  • adj.heavy
  • adj.big-league
  • noundignitary

synonyms for heavyweight

  • fat
  • gross
  • large
  • abundant
  • ample
  • awkward
  • beefy
  • big
  • built
  • bulky
  • burdensome
  • chunky
  • considerable
  • copious
  • corpulent
  • cumbersome
  • cumbrous
  • elephantine
  • enceinte
  • excessive
  • expectant
  • fleshy
  • gravid
  • hefty
  • huge
  • laden
  • lead-footed
  • loaded
  • bigwig
  • celebrity
  • luminary
  • character
  • eminence
  • leader
  • lion
  • nabob
  • notability
  • notable
  • official
  • personage
  • star
  • VIP
  • big gun
  • big kahuna
  • big shot
  • person of influence
  • top cat

antonyms for heavyweight

MOST RELEVANT
  • skinny
  • slender
  • thin
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How to use heavyweight in a sentence

If it was th' soul wud be in th' heavyweight class, f'r th' New England conscience is no feather.
MR. DOOLEY SAYSFINLEY DUNNE
I remember one brilliant welterweight champion who lasted only one round with a broken-down heavyweight.
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?RUPERT HUGHES
When that heavyweight settled down, it was like a stone wagon dropping into a hole in the road.
THE BOY SCOUTS AT THE PANAMA-PACIFIC EXPOSITIONHOWARD PAYSON
He was billed to fight both Pewther and a French heavyweight aspirant the same evening.
THE STARS & STRIPES, VOL 1, NO 1, FEBRUARY 8, 1918AMERICAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCES
Two heavyweight constables returned with me to the house and gravely inspected the premises.
TRUE TALES OF THE WEIRDSIDNEY DICKINSON
Better put two more on you, Buster, because youre a heavyweight, you know.
MOTOR BOAT BOYS DOWN THE DANUBELOUIS ARUNDEL
The heavyweight pursuer could not get nearer than half a dozen paces.
AVERAGE JONESSAMUEL HOPKINS ADAMS
He had received a bit the worst of it in the heavyweight bout.
THE A.E.F.HEYWOOD BROUN
"Carpe Diem," I snarled at Horace, a hammered-down heavyweight.
MODUS VIVENDIGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
A fight arranged between Smasher Mike and the famous heavyweight champion.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 147, SEPTEMBER 2ND, 1914VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HEAVYWEIGHT

  • big cheese
  • big enchilada
  • big kahuna
  • big name
  • celebrity
  • dignitary
  • famous person
  • heavyweight
  • high-muck-a-muck
  • luminary
  • mogul
  • notable
  • personality
  • public figure
  • star
  • superstar
  • top banana
  • worthy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.