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She was struggling with a heavy suitcase.
Careful, that box is pretty heavy.
You should soon be able to train with the heavier weights.
a big heavy door
He was a big man, too heavy for the nurses to lift.
Traffic is particularly heavy on the interstate tonight.
He had a very heavy workload.
The school places a heavy emphasis on children's musical development.
Weather conditions were appalling, with heavy rain and strong winds.
Her book shows a heavy reliance on the work of Dr. Winston.
He was a tall dark man, with heavy features.
Industrial areas came under heavy bombardment.
reports of heavy air strikes on the capital
Heavy fighting erupted yesterday.
I found his new book a bit heavy.
Her speech was heavy stuff, with references to philosophy and psychology.
This is the American English definition of heavy. View British English definition of heavy.
the sending of images and photographs from one mobile phone to another
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