Informal. intense that involves mutual stimulation of the genitals but not sexual intercourse.
stimulating sexual contact between two people just short of intercourse
In high school, teenagers experiment with heavy petting.
Very passionate kissing, fondling, etc, stopping short of the sex act proper (1940s+)
- Heavy rain
noun precipitation falling with an intensity in excess of 0.30 inches (0.76 cm) per hour Examples Short periods of intense rainfall can cause flash flooding, longer periods of widespread heavy rain can cause rivers to overflow.
- Heavy scene
noun A serious or difficult state of affairs, often emotional: heavy scene after the funeral
noun, Mineralogy. 1. . noun 1. another name for barytes
- Heavy sugar
noun phrase A possession or condition indicating wealth: Six Mercedeses is heavy sugar (1926+) Related Terms heavy money
- Heavy up
verb phrase To become obtrusively friendly: After he won, people at the gym started to heavy up with him, so Mike began working out in a garage (1990s+)