Hefty meaning

hĕftē
Large and powerful.
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Big or fairly big.
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She carries a hefty backpack full of books.

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They use some hefty bolts to hold up road signs.

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(of a person) Possessing physical strength and weight; rugged and powerful; powerfully or heavily built.

He was a tall, hefty man.

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Impressive, mighty.
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Of considerable weight; heavy.
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Big and strong; stout or muscular.
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Strong and sturdy.

A hefty door.

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Of considerable size or amount; substantial.

A hefty serving of mashed potatoes; received a hefty bonus.

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Weighty; heavy.
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Origin of hefty

  • heft (“weight”) +‎ -y

    From Wiktionary