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heavy going

Definition of heavy going

  1. :  difficult to do or finish <The cold made the race heavy going for many runners.> <The book is really heavy going at the beginning.>



Word by Word Definitions

heavyplay
  1. :  having great weight

    :  characterized by mass or weight

    :  having a high specific gravity :  having great weight in proportion to bulk

  1. :  in a heavy manner :  heavily

  1. :  heavyweight

    :  a theatrical role of a dignified or somber character

    :  an actor playing such a role

goingplay
  1. :  an act or instance of going

    :  behavior, actions

    :  the condition of the ground (as for walking)

  1. :  working, moving

    :  living, existing

    :  current, prevailing


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