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See definition of hefted on Dictionary.com
  • as inlift
  • as inweigh
  • as incarry
  • as intote
  • as inheave

synonyms for hefted

  • boost
  • climb
  • hoist
  • pick up
  • raise
  • rise
  • soar
  • arise
  • aspire
  • disperse
  • dissipate
  • elevate
  • erect
  • heft
  • hike
  • mount
  • rear
  • up
  • upheave
  • uplift
  • upraise
  • bear aloft
  • build up
  • buoy up
  • come up
  • draw up
  • hike up
  • jack up
  • jump up
  • move up
  • put up
  • raise high
  • take up
  • uprear

antonyms for hefted

MOST RELEVANT
  • decrease
  • descend
  • drop
  • fall
  • lessen
  • lower
  • set down
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How to use hefted in a sentence

He picked up one of the cylinders and hefted it in the palm of his hand.
SENSE FROM THOUGHT DIVIDEMARK IRVIN CLIFTON
Mike the Angel hefted the heavy stun gun in his right fist, feeling its weight without really noticing it.
UNWISE CHILDGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
Close by his side lay a little harp, and further off a short spear roughly hefted with an ash-staff.
THE WATER OF THE WONDROUS ISLESWILLIAM MORRIS
She looked at the dagger again that had once snuggled to Prince Tearloch's knee, hefted it, caressed it.
THE WIND BLOWETHBRIAN OSWALD DONN-BYRNE
So he grudgingly hefted the burden of the senseless figure and plodded under its weight to the nearest cabin.
A PAGAN OF THE HILLSCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
Raftery cunningly hefted the nugget and set out the bottles.
THE SNOW-BURNERHENRY OYEN
I hefted her brass-nailed trunk up the hill from their tent myself, and I watched her take out her crucifix.
THE JIMMYJOHN BOSS AND OTHER STORIESOWEN WISTER
He turned and 'hefted' the rifle, silently, and then he squinted over the barrel two or three times.
EBEN HOLDENIRVING BACHELLER
He loved the grinding, clashing, and rending sibilants and explosives as Tennyson the tender-hefted liquids.
ROBERT BROWNINGC. H. HERFORD
"It's certainly boss licker," said Groundhog, after he had drunk it, and prudently hefted the canteen to see if it was full.
SI KLEGG, BOOK 6 (OF 6)JOHN MCELROY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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