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Weight (IPA: /ˈweɪt/)


Weight (v. t.)

The quality of being heavy; that property of bodies by which they tend toward the center of the earth; the effect of gravitative force, especially when expressed in certain units or standards, as pounds, grams, etc.

Weight (v. t.)

The quantity of heaviness; comparative tendency to the center of the earth; the quantity of matter as estimated by the balance, or expressed numerically with reference to some standard unit; as, a mass of stone having the weight of five hundred pounds.

Weight (v. t.)

Hence, pressure; burden; as, the weight of care or business.

Weight (v. t.)

Importance; power; influence; efficacy; consequence; moment; impressiveness; as, a consideration of vast weight.

Weight (v. t.)

A scale, or graduated standard, of heaviness; a mode of estimating weight; as, avoirdupois weight; troy weight; apothecaries' weight.

Weight (v. t.)

A ponderous mass; something heavy; as, a clock weight; a paper weight.

Weight (v. t.)

A definite mass of iron, lead, brass, or other metal, to be used for ascertaining the weight of other bodies; as, an ounce weight.

Weight (v. t.)

The resistance against which a machine acts, as opposed to the power which moves it.

Weight (v. t.)

To load with a weight or weights; to load down; to make heavy; to attach weights to; as, to weight a horse or a jockey at a race; to weight a whip handle.

Weight (v. t.)

To assign a weight to; to express by a number the probable accuracy of, as an observation. See Weight of observations, under Weight.

Weight

Force acting on a mass due to gravity

Weight

Object with indicated weight used with weighting

Weight

Concept in Lie-algebra representation theory

Weight

Heavy object used for its mass or weight

Weight

1994 album by Rollins Band

Weight Synonyms

Exercising Weight, Free Weight

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System Of Weights

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Weight Unit

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Weightiness

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Weighting

Weight Synonyms

Weight Down, Burthen, Burden

Weight Synonyms

Angle, Slant

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Weight (Last Name / Surname)

Weight is the #13,034 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 2,356 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Weight in Spanish is Peso

Tagalog Translation

Weight in Tagalog is Bigat

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [talking to Nick about weight and fitness] Martha is 108" years old. She weighs somewhat more than that." - Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (film)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [to Otis] Do you know why the number 200 is so vitally descriptive to both you and me? It's your weight and my I.Q." - Superman (1978 film)

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A huge weight difference... means nothing... if you've got the will to win!" - BlazBlue

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Are you sure your ship can carry the weight of your thick skull?" - Dynasty Warriors

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Auro contra cedo modestum amatorem. Find me a reasonable lover against his weight in gold." - Love


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