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Weighty meaning

weighty - 4 dictionary results

weighty - examples of usage

  1. At first the Frenchman and I would sit in the greatest fear imaginable, constantly expecting some mighty disaster, such as the rending of the ice under our keel and our being swallowed up, or the coming together of the slopes in such a manner as to crush the ship, or the fall upon her of ice weighty enough to beat her flat; though perhaps this we least feared, for unless the storm changed the whole face of the cliffs, there was no ice in our neighbourhood to serve us in that way. - "The Frozen Pirate", W. Clark Russell.
  2. They sometimes haul them up; but a big boat can't stay there when there's a weighty sea on, unless hauled up. - "Second Shetland Truck System Report", William Guthrie.
  3. Sober- minded men familiar with the work of legislation are not accustomed to reverse their own well considered decisions without weighty cause. - "A Short History of the Book of Common Prayer", William Reed Huntington.
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