The heft of the crop was spoiled.
He hefted the sack of concrete into the truck.
An example of heft is to measure the weight of a package.
An example of heft is the weight of a large group of packages that need to be carried up the stairs.
Origin of heft
- Middle English from heven to lift heave
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old Norse hefð.