Another word for weight
pressure, load, gross weight, net weight, dead weight, molecular weight, gravity, heft, burden, mass, density, adiposity, ponderousness, tonnage, ballast, substance, G-factor*; see also measurement 2, pressure 1.
Common weights include: dram, grain, ounce, pound, stone (British), hundredweight, ton, long ton, gram, kilogram, centigram, kilo, gram molecule, milligram, metric ton, metric carat, carat (grain), mole, tonneau, denier, assay ton, quintal, scruple.
An object used for its weight
Another word for weightnoun
The state or quality of being physically heavy:heaviness, heftiness, massiveness, ponderosity, ponderousness, weightiness. (Informal) avoirdupois. See heavy
A duty or responsibility that is a source of anxiety, worry, or hardship:burden1, millstone, onus, tax. (Informal) headache. See heavy, over
The greatest part or portion:bulk, mass, preponderance, preponderancy. See big
The power to produce an effect by indirect means:influence, leverage, sway. (Informal) clout. (Slang) pull. See affect
Effective means of influencing, compelling, or punishing:force, power. (Informal) clout, muscle. See over, strong
The quality or state of being important:concern, concernment, consequence, import, importance, moment, significance, significancy, weightiness. See important