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Not easily borne; oppressive:
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  1. Not easily borne; oppressive:
  2. Too dense or rich to digest easily:
  3. Lacking vitality; deficient in vivacity or grace:
Not pointed or sharp; blunt; not keen
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  1. Not pointed or sharp; blunt; not keen
  2. Not intensely or keenly felt:
  3. Not clear or resonant:
Of great influence, power, importance, etc.
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  1. Of great influence, power, importance, etc.
  2. Having much weight; very heavy; ponderous
  3. Having weight; heavy; ponderous; as, a weighty body.
Lacking vitality or animation; dull:
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  1. Lacking vitality or animation; dull:
  2. Without life
  3. Dull; listless
Designating, of, or equipped with massive or relatively heavy weapons, armor, etc.
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  1. Designating, of, or equipped with massive or relatively heavy weapons, armor, etc.
  2. Too dense or rich to digest easily:
  3. Equipped with massive armaments and weapons:
Being a leader in one's field.
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  1. Being a leader in one's field.
  2. Heavy in weight
  3. Being relatively heavy.
(Mineralogy) Irregular in form, though occasionally crystalline in internal structure
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  1. (Mineralogy) Irregular in form, though occasionally crystalline in internal structure
  2. (--- Geology) Without internal structure or layers and homogeneous in composition. Used of a rock.
  3. Consisting of or making up a large mass; bulky, heavy, and solid:
Adapted to turn the balance in the mind, or to convince; important; forcible; serious; momentous.
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  1. Adapted to turn the balance in the mind, or to convince; important; forcible; serious; momentous.
  2. Having much weight; very heavy; ponderous
  3. Having weight; heavy; ponderous; as, a weighty body.
Hard, difficult, demanding to handle or get around with.
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  1. Hard, difficult, demanding to handle or get around with.
  2. Hard to handle or deal with as because of size, weight, or complexity; burdensome; unwieldy; clumsy
  3. Not easily managed or handled; awkward.
Not easily borne; oppressive:
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  1. Not easily borne; oppressive:
  2. Too dense or rich to digest easily:
  3. Lacking vitality; deficient in vivacity or grace:
Clumsy or cumbersome.
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  1. Clumsy or cumbersome.
  2. Shaped like a lump, ill defined in shape.
  3. Heavy, clumsy, dull, stupid, etc.
Covered or filled with lumps.
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  1. Covered or filled with lumps.
  2. Like a lump; heavy; clumsy
  3. Thickset or cumbersome.
Ponderously clumsy.
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  1. Ponderously clumsy.
  2. Like an elephant in size or gait; huge, heavy, slow, clumsy, ungainly, etc.
  3. An island of southeast Egypt in the Nile River below the First Cataract near Aswan. In ancient times it was a military post guarding the southern frontier of Egypt. A series of Jewish papyrus documents dating from the 5th century bc were discovered at Elephantine in the early 1900s.
Without a light touch; clumsy or tactless
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  1. Without a light touch; clumsy or tactless
  2. Alternative form of heavy-handed.
  3. Clumsy; awkward.
Made or done with great effort; not effortless and natural; strained
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  1. Made or done with great effort; not effortless and natural; strained
  2. Produced or done with effort:
  3. Of an action that is difficult to perform.
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