Gravity

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Gravity->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ gravity
gravity
gravitation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ weight
weight
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ heaviness
heaviness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ specific gravity
specific gravity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ pondorosity
pondorosity
pressure
load
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ burden
burden
burthen
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ballast
ballast
counterpoise
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ lump of
lump of
mass of
weight of
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ lead
lead
millstone
mountain
Ossa on Pelion
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ weighing
weighing
ponderation
trutination|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ weights
weights
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ avoirdupois weight
avoirdupois weight
troy weight
apothecaries' weight
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ grain
grain
scruple
drachma
ounce
pound
lb
arroba
load
stone
hundredweight
cwt
ton
long ton
metric ton
quintal
carat
pennyweight
tod
=>(metric weights)
GRP: \\ N \\ metric weights
Sgm: \\ N \\ metric weights \\ gram
gram
centigram
milligram
microgram
kilogram
Sgm: \\ N \\ metric weights \\ nanogram
nanogram
picogram
femtogram
attogram
=>(Weighing Instrument)
GRP: \\ N \\ Weighing Instrument
Sgm: \\ N \\ Weighing Instrument \\ balance
balance
scale
scales
steelyard
beam
weighbridge
Sgm: \\ N \\ Weighing Instrument \\ spring balance
spring balance
piezoelectric balance
analytical balance
two-pan balance
one-pan balance
Sgm: \\ N \\ Weighing Instrument \\ postal scale
postal scale
baby scale
=>(Science of gravity)
GRP: \\ N \\ Science of gravity
Sgm: \\ N \\ Science of gravity \\ statics
statics
PARAG:Gravity->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be heavy
be heavy
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ gravitate
gravitate
weigh
press
cumber
load
=>(Measure the weight of)
GRP: \\ V \\ Measure the weight of
Sgm: \\ V \\ Measure the weight of \\ weigh
weigh
poise
PARAG:Gravity->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ weighty
weighty
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ weighing
weighing
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ heavy as lead
heavy as lead
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ponderous
ponderous
ponderable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ lumpish
lumpish
lumpy
cumbersome
burdensome
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cumbrous
cumbrous
unwieldy
massive
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ incumbent
incumbent
superincumbent

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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