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English noun: heft

1. heft (attribute) the property of being large in mass

Synonymsheftiness, massiveness, ponderosity, ponderousness

Broader (hypernym)heaviness, weightiness

English verb: heft

1. heft (contact) lift or elevate

Synonymsheave, heave up, heft up

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)lift

Narrower (hyponym)upheave, weigh anchor, weigh the anchor

2. heft (contact) test the weight of something by lifting it

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)librate, weigh


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