Synonyms for hefting
- pick up
- bear aloft
- bring up
- build up
- buoy up
- come up
- draw up
- hike up
- jack up
- jump up
- move up
- put up
- raise high
- take up
Antonyms for hefting
- set down
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HEFTING
He raised it, examining and hefting it with the judgment of an expert.
"Should think you were," mused the Colonel, hefting the lightened vessel.
Well, two pounds easily, answered Old Crusty, shutting one eye and hefting his troutship knowingly.
He hitched the horse, and hefting the insensible man in his arms, staggered blindly into the timber.
Hefting it in his hand, and then swinging it about his head, Phil discovered that he had a weapon that would almost fell an ox.
Hefting his mallet, Daoud watched the first match, also between two teams of fifth-year trainees.
“I brought some stuff,” the goth kid said as he paid for his ticket, hefting two huge duffel bags.
There was much "hefting" and sometimes weighing of birds on the barn scales.