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Synonyms for weightyˈweɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. weighty(adj)

    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, weighty(adj)

    powerfully persuasive

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

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

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

  3. grave, grievous, heavy, weighty(adj)

    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, weighty, 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. weighty(adj)

    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, rotund(adj)

    excessively fat

    "a weighty man"

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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. weighty(a.)

    Synonyms:
    HEAVY, ponderous, onerous

  2. weighty(a.)

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

heavy, weight, onerous


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