[hee-th uh-nahyz] /ˈhi ðəˌnaɪz/
verb (used with object), heathenized, heathenizing.
to make .
verb (used without object), heathenized, heathenizing.
to become .
to render or become heathen, or bring or come under heathen influence
(intransitive) to engage in heathen practices
noun, Informal. 1. hard work: A team of researchers did the heavy lifting for the author. noun phrase The hardest work: Baker reckons that he has done most of the heavy lifting, whereas it is his friend who got first prize/ It’s going to be some really heavy lifting (1990s+)
- Heavy middleweight
noun 1. a professional wrestler weighing 177–187 pounds (81–85 kg)
noun 1. See under . noun 1. a colorless, oily, almost tasteless, water-insoluble liquid, usually of either a standard light density (light mineral oil) or a standard heavy density (heavy mineral oil) consisting of mixtures of hydrocarbons obtained from petroleum by distillation: used chiefly as a lubricant, in the manufacture of cosmetics, and in medicine […]
- Heavy money
noun phrase (Variations: big or important or real may replace heavy; dough or jack or sugar may replace money) A large amount of money; impressive sums; megabucks: Why did she walk out on a movie career which was paying her heavy money?/ I’ve been busy cleaning up some heavy dough/ So nobody’s about to pay […]
- Heavy occupancy vehicle lane
noun See HOV lane