Synonyms for Weighty:
gravitational, pressing, effortful, stout, oppressive, massive, hefty, obese, portly, leaden, fat, porcine, dense, burdensome, heavy, ponderous.
fundamental, key, crucial, vital, central.
•serious, important (adjective)
earnest, heavy, consequential, heavyweight, momentous, crucial, grave.
•troublesome, difficult (adjective)
demanding, exacting, exigent, grievous, tough, oppressive, taxing, onerous.
n.gross, porcine, portly, fatty, overblown, stout. effortful, tough, formidable, burdensome, demanding, rigorous, onerous, trying, taxing, exacting, exigent, rough, difficult. earnest, momentous. influential, powerful, consequential, strong, affect. •weighty (noun)
obese, grievous, corpulent, telling, important, grave, cogent, heavy, of import, rotund, fat, forceful.
effortful, heavyweight. fatty, porcine, hefty, momentous, trying, portly, influential, burdensome, demanding. consequential, exigent, rigorous. powerful, exacting, overblown, taxing. stout, difficult, formidable, tough. gross. rough. •oppressive
Usage examples for weighty
To maintain my position, that the Constitution is anti- slavery in its general character, and that constitutional slavery is, at the most, but an exception to that general character, it was not necessary to take either of these grounds; though, had I been disposed to take even the higher of them, I should not have lacked the countenance of the most weighty authorities. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society