heavy vs light

heavy

Definitions

adjective

  1. (of sleep) deep and complete
  2. usually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it
  3. full and loud and deep
  4. (physics, chemistry) being or containing an isotope with greater than average atomic mass or weight
  5. made of fabric having considerable thickness
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adverb

  1. slowly as if burdened by much weight

noun

  1. an actor who plays villainous roles
  2. a serious (or tragic) role in a play

Examples

Mix together with as few stirs as possible - mixing too much will make the muffins too dense and heavy.

trees heavy with fruit

A statistical model for decay and formation of heavy hadronic resonances is formulated.

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Light

Definitions

noun

  1. a divine presence believed by Quakers to enlighten and guide the soul

Examples

He specialized in moonlit and winter scenes, usually including a sheet of water and sometimes also involving the light of a fire, and he also painted sunsets and views at dawn or twilight.

The lizard's light brown skin acts as camouflage in the desert sand.

The striker was criticised by fans after voicing concerns about the club 's financial plight.

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