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Synonyms of heave in English:


  • 1 she heaved the sofa backward
    haul, pull, lug, drag, draw, tug, heft
    informal hump, yank
  • 2 informal she heaved a brick at him
    informal chuck, sling
  • 3 he heaved a sigh of relief
    let out, breathe, give, sigh;
    emit, utter
  • 4 the sea heaved
    rise and fall, roll, swell, surge, churn, seethe, swirl
  • 5 she heaved into the sink
    retch, gag;
    informal throw up, puke, hurl, spew, barf, upchuck, ralph
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