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Synonyms for heavyweight

Synonyms for heavyweight

an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 201 pounds

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a wrestler who weighs more than 214 pounds

a professional boxer who weighs more than 190 pounds

a very large person

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a person of exceptional importance and reputation

References in classic literature ?
I owe thee somewhat for having lifted a heavy weight of fifty pounds from my purse.
Agravaine was conscious of a dull, heavy weight pressing on his heart.
With the quickness of a cat, Bradley sprang to his feet and with all his great strength, backed by his heavy weight, struck the Wieroo upon the point of the chin.
You will remember that Mowgli had left the village with the heavy weight of Shere Khan's raw hide on his shoulders, while Akela and Gray Brother trotted behind, so that the triple trail was very clearly marked.
Hernia could occur due to many reasons like weakness of the abdominal wall muscles, constant lifting of heavy weights, chronic cough or long standing duration of difficulty in passing urine or stools or a weak post-operative scar.
Most of heavy weights closed in green; where Al-Rajhi Bank, Saudi Telecom Co.
Recently, I read that one's blood pressure rises when lifting these heavy weights.
I am particularly aware of this as, during my time in the gym in this area I have seen some women lifting some very heavy weights, and still maintain a feminine physique.
Lifting heavy weights can add pressure and increase the risk of injury in this soft area.
Summary: BEIRUT: Lebanon suffered a close defeat to basketball heavy weights Argentina Sunday as preparations for the World Championship continue apace with The Cedars going down 89-82.
You can increase the size of your individual muscle fibers, which is called muscle hypertrophy, by lifting heavy weights and eating the correct proportions of protein, carbohydrates and fat for your individual body weight and metabolic rate.
Some athletes will be able to lift heavy weights, but not be able to play football.
The study, which aims to educate sufferers into adopting better lifestyles, says household chores are just as much to blame as lifting heavy weights.
Laser light will pass up and down the pipes, bouncing between pairs of mirrors attached to heavy weights.
To go head-to-head with true industry heavy weights and perform so well is very gratifying.