She fell heavily into bed.
He clomped heavily up the stairs in his boots.
The great clod trod heavily on my toes!
Heavily armed soldiers; heavily armoured tanks; heavily reinforced walls.
Walking heavily through the snow.
Heavily in debt.
- With a heavy weight.heavily burdened.
- As if with a heavy weight; slowly; clumsily; laboriously.To rise heavily from one's seat.
- Oppressively; severely.heavily taxed.
- Abundantly.heavily populated.
Origin of heavily
- heavy + -ly