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Synonyms for weighty

having relatively great weight

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powerfully persuasive

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of great gravity or crucial import

weighing heavily on the spirit

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excessively fat

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He also said the legal issues were not weighty because the insurers "really didn't contemplate negligence and negligent behavior in drafting that flood exclusion.
Cricket: a century from Nathan Astle and weighty contributions from Brendon McCullum and James Franklin steered New Zealand into a strong position in the first Test against Sri Lanka.
It's a digression from Finley's more labor-intensive, thematically weighty paintings, but one that points to an absurdist vision that is provocative and compelling.
It's a brand new edition of Art Culinaire--a weighty one at that.
This baby dearth has potentially weighty economic consequences for governments worried about everything from economic vitality to funding future pension programs and healthcare," continues the Monitor.
Weighty with poems that defy characterization as much as they invite discussion, this raunchy but delicately provocative collection restores faith in the power and pleasure of the word.
For the last 26 years, Bragg has presented fascinating and thought-provoking films on the arts in The South Bank Show, while in this series he tackles the weighty issue of how professional people bring religion into their daily lives.
As Jesus, taken from the earth, is now to be lowered into the earth, we witness how weighty, how precious this seed is and full of energy, dead yet alive beyond all mortal life.
But it is in the juxtaposition of immediate commercialism, "Samuel Adams is a beer, John Hancock's signature / is an Insurance Company," with the nation's historic and social issues that Braggs offsets the superficiality of the times with meaningful and weighty observation.
Many sports fans in Utah and all across the nation have strong feelings about the BCS," said Hatch, in the fine, grandiloquent rhetorical tradition senators usually employ when speaking about weighty matters of state, like Social Security reform or campaign finance.
But not that long ago, scrap paper markets were considered to be in dire need of such support, and consumer and office products companies faced a weighty decision as to whether the placement of a chasing arrows logo on the package would create quality doubts or be embraced for environmental friendliness.
If glossy output on weighty paper is key to your presentation, stick to the dependable copy shop when you take your next trip.
Even as I pondered those weighty issues, I mightily enjoyed the driving performance of this eight-cylinder car equipped with all-wheel drive, which the company calls 4Motion.
When it comes to the formation of souls seeking communion with Christ, the utmost care should be taken in choosing teachers for this weighty task.
13]--a molecule that is known to be phytotoxic and to have a high affinity for heavy metal cations--as the key molecule in floc formation, researchers now might be able to develop new approaches to attack this weighty pollution problem.