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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Heaviness. Also: A piece of metal used in measuring heaviness.

Usage examples (36)
  • None knows the weight of another's burden.
  • Bowed down by the weight of responsibility
  • In the context of floating bodies, weight is the ˜weight™ of one body minus weight of the medium.
  • System. out.println (A person with weight "+weight+" lbs and height "+height+" inches has bmi = for more
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  • Another word that sounds like weight which means heaviness, is wait which means to be in a state of expectation.
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