Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HEFTED

He hefted the spade and brought it down smartly on the object.

He picked up one of the cylinders and hefted it in the palm of his hand.

He took the Geest gun from his pocket, hefted it in his hand.

Instinctively, he grasped two legs of the heavy chair and hefted it.

He drew it out slowly, as quietly as he could, and hefted it in his hand.

While I hefted the gun, Tennis brought out a crumpled shirt.

He hefted it carefully, reluctantly putting it back on the table.

With a sense of dread, Dulaq picked up the club and hefted it in his hand.

He shared Dulaq's sense of dread as he picked up the club and hefted it.

Perry ticked a little salute off his forehead at Sammy and hefted his tee.