|—vb , chiefly nautical heaves, heaving, heaved, hove|
|1.||(tr) to lift or move with a great effort|
|2.||(tr) to throw (something heavy) with effort|
|3.||to utter (sounds, sighs, etc) or breathe noisily or unhappily: to heave a sigh|
|4.||to rise and fall or cause to rise and fall heavily|
|5.||(past tense and past participle hove) nautical|
|a. to move or cause to move in a specified way, direction, or position: to heave in sight|
|b. (intr) (of a vessel) to pitch or roll|
|6.||(tr) to displace (rock strata, mineral veins, etc) in a horizontal direction|
|7.||(intr) to retch|
|8.||the act or an instance of heaving|
|10.||the horizontal displacement of rock strata at a fault|
|[Old English hebban; related to Old Norse hefja, Old Saxon hebbian, Old High German heffen to raise, Latin capere to take, Sanskrit kapatī two hands full]|
town, unitary authority of Brighton and Hove, historic county of Sussex, England, on the English Channel, adjoining Brighton to the east and Portslade to the west. Hove, which grew with Brighton as a seaside resort and residential town in the 19th century, has excellent road and rail connections with London to the north. Pop. (2001) 72,335.
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