Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / heft
FEEDBACK

heft

See definition of heft on Dictionary.com

synonyms for heft

  • bulk
  • bulkiness
  • fat
  • fatness
  • heftiness
  • ponderosity
  • ponderousness
  • weight
  • weightiness
  • hugeness
See also synonyms for: hefted / hefting
  • amount
  • bundle
  • capacity
  • consignment
  • goods
  • haul
  • payload
  • shipment
  • weight
  • bale
  • charge
  • contents
  • encumbrance
  • hindrance
  • lading
  • mass
  • pack
  • parcel
  • part
  • shot
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Reign Supreme Over These Legal Terms Used By The Supreme Court
START THE QUIZ

How to use heft in a sentence

By the end of the weekend, the turkey pile had dwindled surprisingly far below the lip of the Tupperware, but the whole container still had serious heft.
20 DAYS OF TURKEYMEGHAN MCCARRONDECEMBER 23, 2020EATER
Bearaby’s blankets are weighty enough to induce these effects, but unlike most products, they get their heft from the fabrics they’re woven from—not from little metal balls stuffed inside.
GIFTS FOR THE MOST STRESSED OUT PEOPLE YOU KNOWRACHEL FELTMANDECEMBER 15, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The acquisition adds heft to Bertelsmann’s publishing portfolio and fits with plans to expand the company’s Penguin Random House unit.
VIACOMCBS SELLS SIMON & SCHUSTER TO PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE OWNER FOR $2.2 BILLIONRACHEL KINGNOVEMBER 25, 2020FORTUNE
One project taking this route, Tesseract, is currently running in a basement at the University of California, Berkeley, looking for ripples from dark particles similar in heft to those that Sensei targets.
THE SEARCH FOR DARK MATTER IS DRAMATICALLY EXPANDINGCHARLIE WOODNOVEMBER 23, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Iridescent orange in color, it looks sort of like a rosé but has considerable heft on the palate.
THIS $15 PINOT GRIGIO FROM ITALY’S MOUNTAINS IS BRACING AND EDGYDAVE MCINTYREOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The first Dodgers title in 32 years should carry exactly as much heft — and as capably bear the examination of time — as any World Series won by their predecessors.
NO ASTERISK REQUIRED: THESE DODGERS WERE HISTORICALLY GREAT — AND LEGITIMATE CHAMPIONSTHOMAS M. BOSWELLOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The increase in heft is partly due to the big changes in the speaker technology, explained Google Nest product manager Chris Chan.
HERE’S WHAT GOOGLE’S NEW NEST AUDIO SPEAKERS ARE LIKEJONATHANVANIAN2015OCTOBER 5, 2020FORTUNE
This diminished heft had compounded the strategy’s problems, she argued.
HEDGE FUND ‘PIRATES’ SET SAIL AGAINDANIEL MALLOYAUGUST 21, 2020OZY
Early payments have become another way ad tech vendors can peacock an outward display of their apparent financial heft and create an apparent competitive advantage.
FINANCE IS THE NEW MARKETING: WHY SOME AD TECH COMPANIES ARE PAYING PUBLISHERS EARLYLARA O'REILLYAUGUST 4, 2020DIGIDAY
Those microfibers matter because they give fabric its heft and strength.
LAUNDRY TWEAKS CAN HELP CLOTHES LAST LONGER AND POLLUTE LESSKATHIANN KOWALSKIAPRIL 6, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO HEFT

  • bulk
  • bulkiness
  • fat
  • fatness
  • heft
  • heftiness
  • hugeness
  • ponderosity
  • ponderousness
  • weight
  • weightiness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.