ponderosity


ponderosity
noun
the property of being large in mass
Syn: ↑heft, ↑heftiness, ↑massiveness, ↑ponderousness
Derivationally related forms: ↑ponderous, ↑ponderous (for: ↑ponderousness), ↑massive (for: ↑massiveness), ↑hefty (for: ↑heftiness), ↑hefty (for: ↑heft)
Hypernyms: ↑heaviness, ↑weightiness

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  • Ponderosity — Pon der*os i*ty, n.; pl. {Ponderosities}. [OF. ponderosit[ e].] The quality or state of being ponderous; weight; gravity; heaviness, ponderousness; as, the ponderosity of gold. Ray. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • ponderosity — See ponderously. * * * …   Universalium

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  • ponderosity — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The state or quality of being physically heavy: heaviness, heftiness, massiveness, ponderousness, weight, weightiness. Informal: avoirdupois. See HEAVY …   English dictionary for students

  • ponderosity — n. Weight, gravity, heaviness, ponderousness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • ponderosity — pon·der·os·i·ty …   English syllables

  • Ponderosities — Ponderosity Pon der*os i*ty, n.; pl. {Ponderosities}. [OF. ponderosit[ e].] The quality or state of being ponderous; weight; gravity; heaviness, ponderousness; as, the ponderosity of gold. Ray. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • heftiness — noun 1. possessing muscular strength • Syn: ↑brawn, ↑brawniness, ↑muscle, ↑muscularity, ↑sinew • Derivationally related forms: ↑sinewy (for: ↑sine …   Useful english dictionary

  • massiveness — noun 1. an unwieldy largeness • Syn: ↑bulkiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑massive, ↑bulky (for: ↑bulkiness) • Hypernyms: ↑largeness, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary