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Heavily

Antonyms for heavily:

nominally, slightly, lightly, negligibly, somewhat.

Synonyms for heavily:

Sense 1

indrawn, arduously, winded, bronchial, Difficultly, respiratory, pulmonary, strongly.

Sense 2

deeply, high pressure, chesty, labored.

Sense 3

hefty, shallow, fierce, laboriously.

Sense 4

breathless, powerful.

Sense 6

deep.

Sense 9

choke, smack.

Sense 15

strong.

Sense 19

sharp.

hard (adverb)

arduously.

heavily (adverb)

massively, weightily, gravitationally, ponderously.

powerfully (adverb)

strongly.

all (adverb)

to a great extent.

heavily (adverb)

massively, ponderously, gravitationally, weightily, substantially.

laboriously (adverb)

ponderously, massively, weightily.

slowly (adverb)

gradually, slowly.

Sense 1 (noun)

gradually, slowly.

Sense 2 (noun)

chesty, deep, labored, arduously, breathless, pulmonary, bronchial, Difficultly, choke, laboriously, indrawn.

Sense 4 (noun)

deeply.

heavily (noun)

heavy, to a great extent, hard, intemperately.

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.

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