Pronunciation of Heavily
/hˈɛvilɪ/, /hˈɛvilɪ/, /h_ˈɛ_v_i_l_ɪ/
Synonyms for heavily:
massively, weightily, gravitationally, ponderously.
to a great extent.
massively, ponderously, gravitationally, weightily, substantially.
ponderously, massively, weightily.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Usage examples for heavily:
- The old chief came heavily up on the platform with a troubled face and stood beside her. - "The Log School-House on the Columbia", Hezekiah Butterworth.
- He dropped heavily into bed. - "The White Peacock", D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence.
- Alison's face was very pale; once or twice she sighed heavily. - "Good Luck", L. T. Meade.