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weight

Overview of noun weight

1. weight -- (the vertical force exerted by a mass as a result of gravity)

2. weight, free weight, exercising weight -- (sports equipment used in calisthenic exercises and weightlifting; it is not attached to anything and is raised and lowered by use of the hands and arms)

3. weight, weightiness -- (the relative importance granted to something; "his opinion carries great weight"; "the progression implied an increasing weightiness of the items listed")

4. weight -- (an artifact that is heavy)

5. weight -- (an oppressive feeling of heavy force; "bowed down by the weight of responsibility")

6. system of weights, weight -- (a system of units used to express the weight of something)

7. weight unit, weight -- (a unit used to measure weight; "he placed two weights in the scale pan")

8. weight, weighting -- ((statistics) a coefficient assigned to elements of a frequency distribution in order to represent their relative importance)


Overview of verb weight

1. burden, burthen, weight, weight down -- (weight down with a load)

2. slant, angle, weight -- (present with a bias; "He biased his presentation so as to please the share holders")



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