part of speech: adjective
inflections: heavier, heaviest
definition 1: having much weight or hard to lift.
- We tried to lift the heavy box.
definition 2: of great size or amount.
- There was a flood after the heavy rain.
synonyms: considerable, large
definition 3: causing great concern; very serious.
- We had to face a heavy problem.
synonyms: deep, grave, keen
definition 4: very sad; weighed down.
- I went to bed with a heavy heart after my dog died.
synonyms: sad, unhappy
antonyms: cheerful, light