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Hot vs. Heavy

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Hotadjective

(of an object) Having a high temperature.

‘He forgot the frying pan was hot, and dropped it suddenly.’;

Heavyadjective

(of a physical object) Having great weight.

Hotadjective

(of the weather) Causing the air to be hot.

‘It is too hot to be outside.’; ‘It is hotter in summer than in winter.’;

Heavyadjective

(of a topic) Serious, somber.

Hotadjective

(of a person or animal) Feeling the sensation of heat, especially to the point of discomfort.

‘I was so hot from being in the sun too long.’; ‘Aren't you hot with that thick coat on?’;

Heavyadjective

Not easy to bear; burdensome; oppressive.

‘heavy yokes, expenses, undertakings, trials, news, etc.’;

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Hotadjective

(of a temper) Easily provoked to anger.

‘Be careful, he has a hot temper and may take it out on you.’;

Heavyadjective

Good.

‘This film is heavy.’;

Hotadjective

Feverish.

Heavyadjective

Profound.

‘The Moody Blues are, like, heavy.’;

Hotadjective

(of food) Spicy.

‘Before moving to India, I never ate hot food. The Indians love spicy food.’;

Heavyadjective

(of a rate of flow) High, great.

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Hotadjective

(informal) Very good, remarkable, exciting.

‘He's a hot young player, we should give him a trial.’;

Heavyadjective

(slang) Armed.

‘Come heavy, or not at all.’;

Hotadjective

Stolen.

‘hot merchandise’;

Heavyadjective

(music) Louder, more distorted.

‘Metal is heavier than swing.’;

Hotadjective

(incomparable) Electrically charged.

‘a hot wire’;

Heavyadjective

(of weather) Hot and humid.

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Hotadjective

(informal) Radioactive.

Heavyadjective

(of a person) Doing the specified activity more intensely than most other people.

‘He was a heavy sleeper, a heavy eater and a heavy smoker - certainly not an ideal husband.’;

Hotadjective

Very physically and/or sexually attractive.

‘That girl is hot!’;

Heavyadjective

(of food) High in fat or protein; difficult to digest.

‘Cheese-stuffed sausage is too heavy to eat before exercising.’;

Hotadjective

(slang) Sexual or sexy; involving sexual intercourse or sexual excitement.

Heavyadjective

Of great force, power, or intensity; deep or intense.

‘it was a heavy storm;’; ‘a heavy slumber in bed;’; ‘a heavy punch’;

Hotadjective

(slang) Sexually aroused; horny.

Heavyadjective

Laden to a great extent.

‘his eyes were heavy with sleep;’; ‘she was heavy with child’;

Hotadjective

Popular; in demand.

‘His new pickup is hot!’;

Heavyadjective

Laden with that which is weighty; encumbered; burdened; bowed down, either with an actual burden, or with grief, pain, disappointment, etc.

Hotadjective

Very close to finding or guessing something to be found or guessed.

‘Am I warm yet? — You're hot!’;

Heavyadjective

Slow; sluggish; inactive; or lifeless, dull, inanimate, stupid.

‘a heavy gait, looks, manners, style, etc.’; ‘a heavy writer or book’;

Hotadjective

Performing strongly; having repeated successes.

Heavyadjective

Impeding motion; cloggy; clayey.

‘a heavy road; a heavy soil’;

Hotadjective

Fresh; just released.

Heavyadjective

Not raised or leavened.

‘heavy bread’;

Hotadjective

Uncomfortable, difficult to deal with; awkward, dangerous, unpleasant.

Heavyadjective

Having much body or strength; said of wines or spirits.

Hotadjective

(slang) Used to emphasize the short duration or small quantity of something

‘He was finished in a hot minute.’; ‘I dated him for a hot second.’;

Heavyadjective

(obsolete) With child; pregnant.

Hotverb

(with up) To heat; to make or become hot.

Heavyadjective

(physics) Containing one or more isotopes that are heavier than the normal one

Hotverb

(with up) To become lively or exciting.

Heavyadjective

Having the heaves.

‘a heavy horse’;

Hot

imp. & p. p. of Hote.

Heavyadverb

heavily

‘heavy laden with their sins’;

Hotadjective

Having much sensible heat; exciting the feeling of warmth in a great degree; very warm; - opposed to cold, and exceeding warm in degree; as, a hot stove; hot water or air.

Heavyadverb

very

Hotadjective

Characterized by heat, ardor, or animation; easily excited; firely; vehement; passionate; violent; eager.

‘Achilles is impatient, hot, and revengeful.’; ‘There was mouthing in hot haste.’;

Heavynoun

A villain or bad guy; the one responsible for evil or aggressive acts.

‘With his wrinkled, uneven face, the actor always seemed to play the heavy in films.’;

Hotadjective

Lustful; lewd; lecherous.

Heavynoun

(slang) A doorman, bouncer or bodyguard.

‘A fight started outside the bar but the heavies came out and stopped it.’;

Hotadjective

Acrid; biting; pungent; as, hot as mustard.

Heavynoun

(aviation) A large multi-engined aircraft.

‘The term heavy normally follows the call-sign when used by air traffic controllers.’;

Hotadjective

used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning;

‘hot stove’; ‘hot water’; ‘a hot August day’; ‘a hot stuffy room’; ‘she's hot and tired’; ‘a hot forehead’;

Heavyverb

(often with "up") To make heavier.

Hotadjective

characterized by violent and forceful activity or movement; very intense;

‘the fighting became hot and heavy’; ‘a hot engagement’; ‘a raging battle’; ‘the river became a raging torrent’;

Heavyverb

To sadden.

Hotadjective

extended meanings; especially of psychological heat; marked by intensity or vehemence especially of passion or enthusiasm;

‘a hot temper’; ‘a hot topic’; ‘a hot new book’; ‘a hot love affair’; ‘a hot argument’;

Heavyverb

To use power and/or wealth to exert influence on, e.g., governments or corporations; to pressure.

‘The union was well known for the methods it used to heavy many businesses.’;

Hotadjective

(color) bold and intense;

‘hot pink’;

Heavyadjective

Having the heaves.

Hotadjective

sexually excited or exciting;

‘was hot for her’; ‘hot pants’;

Heavyadjective

Heaved or lifted with labor; not light; weighty; ponderous; as, a heavy stone; hence, sometimes, large in extent, quantity, or effects; as, a heavy fall of rain or snow; a heavy failure; heavy business transactions, etc.; often implying strength; as, a heavy barrier; also, difficult to move; as, a heavy draught.

Hotadjective

recently stolen or smuggled;

‘hot merchandise’; ‘a hot car’;

Heavyadjective

Not easy to bear; burdensome; oppressive; hard to endure or accomplish; hence, grievous, afflictive; as, heavy yokes, expenses, undertakings, trials, news, etc.

‘The hand of the Lord was heavy upon them of Ashdod.’; ‘The king himself hath a heavy reckoning to make.’; ‘Sent hither to impart the heavy news.’; ‘Trust him not in matter of heavy consequence.’;

Hotadjective

very fast;

‘a blistering pace’; ‘got off to a hot start’; ‘in hot pursuit’; ‘a red-hot line drive’;

Heavyadjective

Laden with that which is weighty; encumbered; burdened; bowed down, either with an actual burden, or with care, grief, pain, disappointment.

‘The heavy [sorrowing] nobles all in council were.’; ‘A light wife doth make a heavy husband.’;

Hotadjective

wanted by the police;

‘a hot suspect’;

Heavyadjective

Slow; sluggish; inactive; or lifeless, dull, inanimate, stupid; as, a heavy gait, looks, manners, style, and the like; a heavy writer or book.

‘Whilst the heavy plowman snores.’; ‘Of a heavy, dull, degenerate mind.’; ‘Neither [is] his ear heavy, that it can not hear.’;

Hotadjective

performed or performing with unusually great skill and daring and energy;

‘a hot drummer’; ‘he's hot tonight’;

Heavyadjective

Strong; violent; forcible; as, a heavy sea, storm, cannonade, and the like.

Hotadjective

having a piquant burning taste of spices or peppers;

‘gingery Chinese food’; ‘hot peppers’; ‘hot curry’; ‘corn chips with peppery salsa’; ‘spicy tomato sauce’;

Heavyadjective

Loud; deep; - said of sound; as, heavy thunder.

‘But, hark! that heavy sound breaks in once more.’;

Hotadjective

very popular or successful;

‘one of the hot young talents’; ‘cabbage patch dolls were hot last season’;

Heavyadjective

Dark with clouds, or ready to rain; gloomy; - said of the sky.

Hotadjective

very unpleasant or even dangerous;

‘make it hot for him’; ‘in the hot seat’; ‘in hot water’;

Heavyadjective

Impeding motion; cloggy; clayey; - said of earth; as, a heavy road, soil, and the like.

Hotadjective

newest or most recent;

‘news hot off the press’; ‘red-hot information’;

Heavyadjective

Not raised or made light; as, heavy bread.

Hotadjective

having or bringing unusually good luck;

‘hot at craps’; ‘the dice are hot tonight’;

Heavyadjective

Not agreeable to, or suitable for, the stomach; not easily digested; - said of food.

Hotadjective

very good; often used in the negative;

‘he's hot at math but not so hot at history’;

Heavyadjective

Having much body or strength; - said of wines, or other liquors.

Hotadjective

newly made;

‘a hot scent’;

Heavyadjective

With child; pregnant.

Hotadjective

capable of quick response and great speed;

‘a hot sports car’;

Heavyadverb

Heavily; - sometimes used in composition; as, heavy-laden.

Hotadjective

having or showing great eagerness or enthusiasm;

‘hot for travel’;

Heavyverb

To make heavy.

Hotadjective

of a seeker; near to the object sought;

‘you're getting warm’; ‘hot on the trail’;

Heavynoun

an actor who plays villainous roles

Hotadjective

having or dealing with dangerously high levels of radioactivity;

‘hot fuel rods’; ‘a hot laboratory’;

Heavynoun

a serious (or tragic) role in a play

Hotadjective

charged or energized with electricity;

‘a hot wire’; ‘a live wire’;

Heavyadjective

of comparatively great physical weight or density;

‘a heavy load’; ‘lead is a heavy metal’; ‘heavy mahogony furniture’;

Hotadjective

marked by excited activity;

‘a hot week on the stock market’;

Heavyadjective

unusually great in degree or quantity or number;

‘heavy taxes’; ‘a heavy fine’; ‘heavy casualties’; ‘heavy losses’; ‘heavy rain’; ‘heavy traffic’;

Heavyadjective

of the military or industry; using (or being) the heaviest and most powerful armaments or weapons or equipment;

‘heavy artillery’; ‘heavy infantry’; ‘a heavy cruiser’; ‘heavy guns’; ‘heavy industry involves large-scale production of basic products (such as steel) used by other industries’;

Heavyadjective

having or suggesting a viscous consistency;

‘heavy cream’;

Heavyadjective

wide from side to side;

‘a heavy black mark’;

Heavyadjective

marked by great psychological weight; weighted down especially with sadness or troubles or weariness;

‘a heavy heart’; ‘a heavy schedule’; ‘heavy news’; ‘a heavy silence’; ‘heavy eyelids’;

Heavyadjective

usually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it

Heavyadjective

(used of soil) compact and fine-grained;

‘the clayey soil was heavy and easily saturated’;

Heavyadjective

darkened by clouds;

‘a heavy sky’;

Heavyadjective

of great intensity or power or force;

‘a heavy blow’; ‘the fighting was heavy’; ‘heavy seas’;

Heavyadjective

(physics, chemistry) being or containing an isotope with greater than average atomic mass or weight;

‘heavy hydrogen’; ‘heavy water’;

Heavyadjective

(of an actor or role) being or playing the villain;

‘Iago is the heavy role in `Othello'’;

Heavyadjective

permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter;

‘dense smoke’; ‘heavy fog’; ‘impenetrable gloom’;

Heavyadjective

made of fabric having considerable thickness;

‘a heavy coat’;

Heavyadjective

of a drinker or drinking; indulging intemperately;

‘does a lot of hard drinking’; ‘a heavy drinker’;

Heavyadjective

prodigious;

‘big spender’; ‘big eater’; ‘heavy investor’;

Heavyadjective

used of syllables or musical beats

Heavyadjective

full and loud and deep;

‘heavy sounds’; ‘a herald chosen for his sonorous voice’;

Heavyadjective

of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought;

‘grave responsibilities’; ‘faced a grave decision in a time of crisis’; ‘a grievous fault’; ‘heavy matters of state’; ‘the weighty matters to be discussed at the peace conference’;

Heavyadjective

slow and laborious because of weight;

‘the heavy tread of tired troops’; ‘moved with a lumbering sag-bellied trot’; ‘ponderous prehistoric beasts’; ‘a ponderous yawn’;

Heavyadjective

large and powerful; especially designed for heavy loads or rough work;

‘a heavy truck’; ‘heavy machinery’;

Heavyadjective

dense or inadequately leavened and hence likely to cause distress in the alimentary canal;

‘a heavy pudding’;

Heavyadjective

sharply inclined;

‘a heavy grade’;

Heavyadjective

full of; bearing great weight;

‘trees heavy with fruit’; ‘vines weighed down with grapes’;

Heavyadjective

requiring or showing effort;

‘heavy breathing’; ‘the subject made for labored reading’;

Heavyadjective

characterized by toilsome effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort;

‘worked their arduous way up the mining valley’; ‘a grueling campaign’; ‘hard labor’; ‘heavy work’; ‘heavy going’; ‘spent many laborious hours on the project’; ‘set a punishing pace’;

Heavyadjective

lacking lightness or liveliness;

‘heavy humor’; ‘a leaden conversation’;

Heavyadjective

(of sleep) deep and complete;

‘a heavy sleep’; ‘fell into a profound sleep’; ‘a sound sleeper’; ‘deep wakeless sleep’;

Heavyadjective

in an advanced stage of pregnancy;

‘was big with child’; ‘was great with child’;

Heavyadverb

slowly as if burdened by much weight;

‘time hung heavy on their hands’;

Heavyadjective

of great weight; difficult to lift or move

‘a heavy and bulky load’; ‘the pan was too heavy for me to carry’;

Heavyadjective

used in questions about weight

‘how heavy is it?’;

Heavyadjective

(of a class of thing) above the average weight; large of its kind

‘heavy woollens’; ‘heavy artillery’;

Heavyadjective

(of a person's head or eyes) feeling weighed down by weariness

‘a heavy head’;

Heavyadjective

of great density; thick or substantial

‘heavy horn-rimmed glasses’; ‘heavy grey clouds’;

Heavyadjective

(of food) hard to digest; too filling.

Heavyadjective

(of ground or soil) muddy or full of clay.

Heavyadjective

(of a smell) very strong; overpowering

‘a heavy scent of oil’;

Heavyadjective

(of the sky) full of dark clouds; oppressive

‘a heavy thundery sky’;

Heavyadjective

of or containing atoms of an isotope of greater than the usual mass.

Heavyadjective

of more than the usual size, amount, or intensity

‘a heavy cold’; ‘I fell into a heavy sleep’; ‘the traffic was heavy and I was delayed’;

Heavyadjective

using a lot of

‘stories heavy on melodrama’;

Heavyadjective

doing something more, or more deeply, than usual

‘a heavy smoker’;

Heavyadjective

striking or falling with force

‘a heavy blow to the head’; ‘we had heavy overnight rain’;

Heavyadjective

(of music, especially rock) having a strong bass component and a forceful rhythm.

Heavyadjective

needing much physical effort

‘heavy work like repairing pathways’;

Heavyadjective

moving slowly or with difficulty

‘steering that is heavy when parking’;

Heavyadjective

very important or serious

‘a heavy discussion’;

Heavyadjective

(of a literary work) overly serious or difficult.

Heavyadjective

mentally oppressive; hard to endure

‘a heavy burden of responsibility’;

Heavyadjective

feeling or expressing sadness

‘I left him with a heavy heart’;

Heavyadjective

serious or difficult to deal with

‘things were getting pretty heavy’;

Heavyadjective

(of a person) strict or harsh

‘my parents were getting really heavy with me in terms of work’;

Heavyadjective

excellent (used as a general term of approval).

Heavynoun

a thing, such as a vehicle, that is large or heavy of its kind.

Heavynoun

a large, strong man, especially one hired for protection

‘I needed money to pay off the heavies’;

Heavynoun

an important person

‘music business heavies’;

Heavynoun

strong beer, especially bitter

‘a pint of heavy’;

Heavyadverb

heavily

‘heavy-laden’;

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