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noun as in avoirdupois

noun as in concernment

noun as in gravity

noun as in heftiness

noun as in magnitude

noun as in massiveness

noun as in ponderosity

noun as in ponderousness

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Example Sentences

This is a most awful act of worship: I trust the intimation to it was attended with proper weightiness of spirit.

Much more weightiness of spirit appeared to exist in the strangers who attended, and consequently more stillness.

He had neither the unswerving sense of style, nor the weightiness of touch, that mark the perfect craftsman.

I demanded, much more impressed by her calling the meal "luncheon" than by the weightiness of her Biblical allusion.

The relative weightiness of a stone is called its specific gravity, and is often abbreviated as S.G.


On this page you'll find 575 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to weightiness, such as: bulk, bulkiness, fat, fatness, heft, and heftiness.

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