Synonyms for weighty

Synonyms for (adjective) weighty

Synonyms: weighty, rotund, corpulent, obese

Definition: excessively fat

Usage: a weighty man

Similar words: fat

Definition: having an (over)abundance of flesh

Usage: he hadn't remembered how fat she was


Synonyms: weighty

Definition: weighing heavily on the spirit; causing anxiety or worry

Usage: weighty problems

Similar words: heavy

Definition: marked by great psychological weight; weighted down especially with sadness or troubles or weariness

Usage: a heavy heart; a heavy schedule; heavy news; a heavy silence; heavy eyelids


Synonyms: grave, grievous, heavy, weighty

Definition: of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought

Usage: grave responsibilities; faced a grave decision in a time of crisis; a grievous fault; heavy matters of state; the weighty matters to be discussed at the peace conference

Similar words: important, of import

Definition: of great significance or value

Usage: important people; the important questions of the day


Synonyms: cogent, telling, weighty

Definition: powerfully persuasive

Usage: a cogent argument; a telling presentation; a weighty argument

Similar words: persuasive

Definition: intended or having the power to induce action or belief

Usage: persuasive eloquence; a most persuasive speaker; a persuasive argument