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ponderous


ponderous

adjective

Definition of PONDEROUS

1
causing weariness, restlessness, or lack of interest <fell asleep during the ponderous speech>
2
having great weight <those ponderous pachyderms more commonly known as elephants>
Antonyms light, weightless
3
difficult to use or operate especially because of size, weight, or design <lugged a ponderous movie camera all over China>
Antonyms handy

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