There are 3 translations of heavy in Spanish:

heavy1

Pronunciation: /ˈhevi/

adj (-vier, -viest)

  • 1 1.1 (weighty) [load/suitcase/weight] pesado; [saucepan] de fondo grueso it's very heavy es muy pesado, pesa mucho the tree was heavy with fruit el árbol estaba cargado de fruta her eyelids were heavy with sleep se le cerraban los ojos de sueño my legs felt heavy me pesaban las piernas heavy goods vehicle vehículo (m) (de carga) de gran tonelaje conditions were heavy underfoot el terreno estaba enlodado heavy work trabajo (m) pesado the steering on this car is rather heavy este coche tiene la dirección muy dura 1.2 (thick) [fabric/garment] grueso, pesado a heavy gold chain una cadena gruesa de oro a pair of heavy boots un par de botas fuertes 1.3 (solid) [bread/cake/meal] pesado 1.4 (large-scale) (before n) [artillery/machinery] pesado
  • 2 2.1 (ponderous) [tread/footstep/movement/fall] pesado; [thud/thump] sordo 2.2 [features] tosco, poco delicado; [eyelids] caído; [sarcasm/irony] poco sutil a man of medium height and heavy build un hombre fornido de estatura mediana a heavy hint una indirecta muy directa [humorístico/humorous] he has rather a heavy touch es poco delicado 2.3 [Phys] (before n) [isotope/water] pesado
  • 3 3.1 (oppressive) [clouds/sky] pesado; [perfume] fuerte a heavy silence un silencio violento or embarazoso to be heavy with sth estar* cargado de algo an atmosphere heavy with suspicion una atmósfera cargada de sospecha 3.2 (loud) [sigh] profundo heavy breathing (with exertion) resoplidos (mpl) (with passion) jadeos (mpl) heavy breather [colloquial/familiar] maníaco (m) telefónico 3.3 (dark) [shading] fuerte in heavy type en negrita 3.4 (sad) triste, apesadumbrado [literario/literary] 3.5 (earnest) [book/treatment] pesado, denso it makes very heavy reading resulta muy pesado de leer we got into a really heavy argument about abortion nos enzarzamos en una discusión muy seria sobre el aborto
  • 4 4.1 (intense) [rain] fuerte; [traffic] denso; [expenditure] cuantioso; [crop] abundante to be a heavy drinker/smoker beber/fumar mucho he's a heavy sleeper tiene el sueño pesado, duerme muy profundamente heavy sea mar (f) gruesa attendance has been very heavy la asistencia ha sido muy numerosa trading was heavy on the stock exchange today hoy hubo mucho movimiento en la bolsa demand for these products is heavy hay una gran demanda por estos productos I've got a heavy cold tengo un resfriado muy fuerte, estoy muy resfriada heavy emphasis is placed on the importance of training se hace gran hincapié en la importancia de la capacitación 4.2 (severe) [sentence/penalty] severo; [casualties] numeroso; [blow] duro, fuerte heavy losses grandes or cuantiosas pérdidas she paid a heavy price for her arrogance pagó cara su arrogancia 4.3 (demanding, onerous) [responsibility/task] pesado; [schedule] apretado I've had a heavy day at work [colloquial/familiar] he tenido un día de mucho trabajo to be heavy on sth the children are very heavy on their shoes los niños son muy destrozones de zapatos this car is very heavy on oil este coche gasta mucho aceite 4.4 (difficult) [slang/argot] she has a pretty heavy time las pasa moradas or negras [familiar/colloquial] things got kind of heavy las cosas se pusieron feas [familiar/colloquial] 4.5 (violent) [slang/argot] bruto the heavy mob moved in entraron los matones

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  • to lie/hang/weigh heavy on sb/sth [literario/literary] pesar sobre algn/algo [literario/literary] time hung heavy on her hands las horas se le hacían eternas or muy largas lentils lie very heavy on your stomach las lentejas son muy pesadas or indigestas

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