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Synonyms for weighty
ˈweɪ tiweighty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. weightyadjective

    having relatively great weight; heavy

    "a weighty load"; "a weighty package"

    Synonyms:
    heavy, corpulent, obese, grave, rotund, telling, grievous, cogent

    Antonyms:
    light, thin, dissuasive, lean, unimportant, weightless

  2. cogent, telling, weightyadjective

    powerfully persuasive

    "a cogent argument"; "a telling presentation"; "a weighty argument"

    Synonyms:
    heavy, corpulent, obese, grave, revealing, telltale(a), rotund, impressive, telling, grievous, cogent

    Antonyms:
    weightless, thin, unimportant, light, lean, dissuasive

  3. grave, grievous, heavy, weightyadjective

    of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought

    "grave responsibilities"; "faced a grave decision in a time of crisis"; "a grievous fault"; "heavy matters of state"; "the weighty matters to be discussed at the peace conference"

    Synonyms:
    heartrending, sullen, laborious, heavy, overweight, toilsome, intemperate, corpulent, sound, serious, gruelling, dense, grueling, wakeless, with child(p), threatening, solemn, grave, profound, backbreaking, severe, cloggy, heavy(a), large(p), great(p), clayey, enceinte, flagitious, grievous, monstrous, fleshy, atrocious, weighed down, hard, impenetrable, life-threatening, expectant, lumbering, ponderous, sedate, heartbreaking, sonorous, dangerous, arduous, operose, sober, rotund, heavy(p), big(a), labored, obese, laboured, punishing, cogent, telling, gravid, big(p), lowering, leaden

    Antonyms:
    unimportant, light, thin, lean, dissuasive, weightless

  4. weightyadjective

    weighing heavily on the spirit; causing anxiety or worry

    "weighty problems"

    Synonyms:
    heavy, corpulent, obese, grave, rotund, telling, grievous, cogent

    Antonyms:
    light, unimportant, lean, weightless, dissuasive, thin

  5. corpulent, obese, weighty, rotundadjective

    excessively fat

    "a weighty man"

    Synonyms:
    pear-shaped, heavy, corpulent, obese, round, rotund, orotund, grave, telling, grievous, cogent

    Antonyms:
    lean, weightless, unimportant, thin, dissuasive, light

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. weightyadjective

    Synonyms:
    HEAVY, ponderous, onerous

  2. weightyadjective

    Synonyms:
    important, influential, efficacious, forcible, momentous, grave, serious, of consequence

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. weightyadjective

    Synonyms:
    heavy, ponderous, massive, onerous, momentous, important, pregnant, serious

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "weighty":

    heavy, weight, onerous

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How to use weighty in a sentence?

  1. William Consovoy:

    Federal courts may not decline to resolve a controversy within their traditional competence and proper jurisdiction simply because, as is the situation here, the question is difficult, the consequences weighty, or the potential real for conflict with the policy preferences of the political branches.

  2. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    The heart carries heavy loads when it is being trained to carry weighty blessings.

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  4. Morgan Ortagus:

    The United States and the DPRK [ North Korea ] will not overcome a legacy of 70 years of war and hostility on the Korean Peninsula through the course of Earlier Saturday, these are weighty issues, and they require a strong commitment by both countries. United States has that commitment.

  5. James Comey:

    It's an unusual case, an important case and it's a challenge for all of us to deal with some pretty weighty issues that really haven't been dealt with before.


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