heavy adjective definition in Body shape topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 adjective: Body shape topic
weighing a lot; difficult to lift or move She was struggling with a heavy suitcase. My brother is much heavier than me. He tried to push the heavy door open. How heavy is it (= how much does it weigh)? (especially North American English) Many young people today are too heavy (= fat). (figurative) Her father carried a heavy burden of responsibility.