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For another, many Wear OS watches have been underpowered, with underwhelming processors that make the Wear OS experience seem slow and ponderous.
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LeBron, with his ponderous try-hardiness, ends up being a lot worse than either.
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The faint candle-light glimmered on a ponderous gilded cornice, which had also sustained violence.
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The sewing-machine made a resounding clatter in the room; it was of a ponderous, by-gone make.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He produced a watch and studied it frowningly, then dismissed us and the recital of our troubles with a ponderous gesture.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
When d'Aubran entered, the Seneschal was composed and in his wonted habit of ponderous dignity.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
This was too direct a slap at Elmer Spiker to pass unnoticed; Elmer was too old an arguer to use any ponderous weapon in return.
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Instead, he came to me and lifted to my knee one of those ponderous feet of his, and tried to pull me from my log.
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Somewhere in these woods he must be lying, resting those ponderous paws and licking his bloody flanks.
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Perhaps it was his clothes that had given him a strange new grace, for in the old days he was a ponderous, slow-moving fellow.
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WORDS RELATED TO PONDEROUS

  • arduous
  • backbreaking
  • burdensome
  • effortful
  • fatiguing
  • forced
  • heavy
  • herculean
  • labored
  • onerous
  • operose
  • ponderous
  • rough go
  • stiff
  • strained
  • strenuous
  • tiresome
  • toilsome
  • tough
  • tough job
  • wearing
  • wearisome
  • wicked
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