carry weight


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have influence to a specified degree

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There is no ethical way to ride elephants, they are not designed to carry weight AUDREY GAFFNEY of the ethical bucket list
The universal railway key offers a single piece with the 4 common key types to save on carry weight and ensure that engineers can always have the right key, right there to hand - with extra leverage for hard to turn locks, and an integrated eyelet for easy attachment.
The spokesman said said that left wing of the road is being heavily used by the trucks for the trade purpose to Afghanistan and these trucks carry weight exceeding the weight limit assigned for this road.
IANS Deodar (Gujarat) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday came down heavily on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, asserting that his words had ceased to carry weight since he was lying through the teeth on the promises made to Gujarat and the country.
Gandhi slammed Modi, saying his words had ceased to carry weight since he was lying through the teeth on the promises made to Gujarat and the country.
Shoes, PS80, Red or Dead at Schuh PEAR shapes carry weight on their hips and thighs but tend to have a trim waist and shapely shoulders.
Shoes, PS80, Red or Dead at Schuh Belted stripe, PS119, Monsoon pear Pear shapes carry weight on their hips and thighs but tend to have a trim waist and shapely shoulders.
DEREK THOMPSON, Whickham MARK SAYS: No one could ever doubt t Bob and Peter are two of the most influential Magpies in recent history, so I think their views do carry weight - irrespective of whether they work for Mike Ashley or not.
"What you say must carry weight and should be inspirational, and people should at least listen to it, but I doubt that those speeches would be remembered, as great speeches or anything of significance except for the routine sentences.
It is right that energy companies should seek to engage with communities where they seek to build their turbines and such opposition where it exists must carry weight.
Words carry weight, so give us back our working class status, it's not a swear word.
This is especially true if you tend to carry weight around your abdomen.
Those who carry weight around their middles are more likely to have health problems, such as heart disease.
A big, powerful type built to carry weight, he should relish the stiff finish here and will be hard to beat.
Al-Tayeb has said he wants to reform the institution, whose religious edicts still carry weight in most Sunni Muslim countries.