overheavily

heavily

[hev-uh-lee]
adverb
1.
with a great weight or burden: a heavily loaded wagon.
2.
in a manner suggestive of carrying a great weight; ponderously; lumberingly: He walked heavily across the room.
3.
in an oppressive manner: Cares weigh heavily upon him.
4.
severely; greatly; intensely: to suffer heavily.
5.
densely; thickly: heavily wooded.
6.
in large amounts or in great quantities; very much: It rained heavily on Tuesday.
7.
without animation or vigor; in a dull manner; sluggishly.

Origin:
before 900; Middle English hevyly, Old English hefiglīce. See heavy, -ly

overheavily, adverb
unheavily, adverb
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heavily

adverb
1. to a considerable degree; "he relied heavily on others' data" 
2. in a heavy-footed manner; "he walked heavily up the three flights to his room" 
3. with great force; "she hit her arm heavily against the wall" 
4. in a manner designed for heavy duty; "a heavily constructed car"; "heavily armed" 
5. slowly as if burdened by much weight; "time hung heavy on their hands" [syn: heavy
6. in a labored manner; "he breathed heavily" 
7. indulging excessively; "he drank heavily" [ant: lightly
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