Definition of Heavyweights

1. Noun. (plural of heavyweight) ¹



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Definition of Heavyweights

1. heavyweight [n] - See also: heavyweight

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Heavyweights

heavy swell
heavy tail
heavy tails
heavy water
heavy weapon
heavy whipping cream
heavyhanded
heavyhearted
heavyheartedly
heavyheartedness
heavying
heavyish
heavys
heavyset
heavyweight
heavyweights (current term)
heazlewoodite
hebbosome
hebbosomes
hebdomad
hebdomadal
hebdomadally
hebdomadaries
hebdomadary
hebdomads
hebdomatical
hebe
hebe-
heben
hebenon

Literary usage of Heavyweights

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1. Abstract of Minutes, Compiled by the Secretary of the Association, 1889-1895 (1919)
"Among the lightweights this excess is due in the main to tuberculosis, but among the heavyweights the acute infectious diseases are quite important in ..."

2. The Bookman (1903)
"The writer wished the literary heavyweights of THE BOOKMAN to give an authoritative exposition of the use of the verbs in a sentence THE BOOKMAN had used in ..."

3. Practical Ideas for Teaching Writing As a Process by Carol B. Olson (1996)
""We have three different weight categories: the lightweights, the middleweights, and the heavyweights. The lightweights we call the Cream-puff Cuties, ..."

4. Kings of the Queensberry Realm by W. W. Naughton (1902)
"... that September night ten years ago signaled the dawn of the new era so far as the settlement of world's championships among heavyweights is concerned. ..."

5. Publications by English Dialect Society (1894)
"It is usually applied to the kind of groan to which people give utterance in lifting heavyweights. ..."

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