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One entry found for weigh.
Main Entry: weigh
Pronunciation: primarystresswamacr
Function: verb
1 a : to find the heaviness of <weighed the bag of onions on a scale> b : to have weight or a certain weight <he weighs 200 pounds>
2 a : to consider carefully : PONDER <weigh your chances of winning> b : to be important : COUNT <the evidence will weigh heavily against him>
3 : to raise before sailing <weigh anchor>
4 : to measure on or as if on a scale <weigh out several pounds of rice>
5 : to press down with or as if with a weight <her worries weigh heavily on her>
- weigh·er noun

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