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heft

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1 the amount that something weighs

  • some synthetic fabrics are nice and warm, but I prefer wool because it has more heft
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2 the power to direct the thinking or behavior of others usually indirectly

  • as a former senator, he still had some heft in political circles
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3 archaic the main or greater part of something as distinguished from its subordinate parts

  • the heft of the wainwright's business had been the building of hay wagons
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heft

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1 to lift with effort

  • hefted his growing son onto his shoulders
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2 to move from a lower to a higher place or position

  • heft your baggy gym shorts a little higher—youʼre showing us more than we care to see
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