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hefty


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hefty  \Heft"y\,  a. 
  Moderately  heavy.  [Colloq.  U.  S.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hefty 
  adj  1:  possessing  physical  strength  and  weight;  rugged  and 
  powerful;  "a  hefty  athlete";  "a  muscular  boxer"; 
  "powerful  arms"  [syn:  {brawny},  {muscular},  {powerful}] 
  2:  of  considerable  weight  and  size;  "a  hefty  dictionary" 
  3:  large  in  amount  or  extent  or  degree;  "it  cost  a  considerable 
  amount";  "a  goodly  amount";  "received  a  hefty  bonus";  "a 
  respectable  sum";  "a  tidy  sum  of  money";  "a  sizable 
  fortune"  [syn:  {goodly},  {goodish},  {respectable},  {sizable}, 
  {sizeable},  {tidy}] 




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