Hindi translation of 'weight'
Word forms: weights, weighting, weighted
1. variable noun
The weight of a person or thing is how heavy they are, measured in units such as kilos or pounds.भार mnवज़न mnतौल mn
What is your height and weight? This reduced the weight of the load.a weight of an amount lose/gain/put on weight weight gain/loss body weight excess/ideal/healthy/normal weight
In British English, a person's weight is normally measured in stones and pounds. A stone is equivalent to 14 pounds, or 6.35 kilograms. When you are mentioning someone's weight, you often omit the word pounds. Stone usually has a singular form although its meaning is plural. Jodie confessed she now weighed 9 stone 12. In American English, only pounds are used. I weigh 110 pounds.
SET PHRASESheight and weight
2. countable noun
Weights are metal objects which weigh a known amount.बाट mnबटखरा mn
I was in the gym lifting weights.
3. countable noun
You can refer to a heavy object as a weight.भारी वस्तु nfबोझ mn
...laws protecting workers who lift heavy weights.
4. singular noun
If you feel a weight on you, you have a worrying problem or responsibility.जिम्मेदारी nfबोझ mnसमस्या nf
A great weight lifted from me. I feel great weight of responsibility in my job.
If someone is not pulling their weight, they are not working as hard as everyone else who is involved in the same task.औरों की तरह
If you throw your weight behind a person or a plan, you use all your influence and do everything you can to support them.किसी की पूरी मदद करना
If you weight something down, you put something heavy on it or in it, often so that it cannot move easily.भार रखकर दबाना
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Example Sentences Including 'weight'
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She looked as if she was trying to lift some enormous weight.A Little Princess (1905)
But it has a nice chunky appearance and it feels like the weight of quality.The Sun (2016)
Great weight had to be attached to the nature of the offences involved.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Its principal use is to link two sentences of equal weight to make one.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Light or heavy weights for strength gains?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Losing weight has changed me inside and out.The Sun (2012)
My body weight was suspended dangerously against it.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Shareholders are right to attach some weight to dividends.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
This is a king visibly burdened by the weight of his crown, who evokes real pathos.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
To move, transfer the weight from one foot to the other.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Your weight loss and exercise will help you be fitter and healthier.The Sun (2010)
She felt that it was a great weight suddenly thrown upon her shoulders.North and South (1855)
The handicapper could easily have given her more weight.The Sun (2016)
The weight of expectation can either spit you out or make you.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The weights favour my fancy and this track should suit her better.The Sun (2016)
The weights favour my fancy as does the return to soft ground.The Sun (2012)
Well weighted on that form and looks a strong stayer.The Sun (2016)
Extra weight and pressure can also weaken the pelvic floor muscles and damage the bladder nerves.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Perhaps time will be a better measure than weight.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
They showed that adding weight to a man makes him look more trustworthy to women.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Will lifting heavy weights really make you bulky?Times, Sunday Times (2010)
You can lose weight and not feel hungry.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Too much fat can lead to weight gain and poor health.PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002)
Weight gain is one of the laws of nature.The 8-Week Cholesterol Cure (1990)
Zinc is an important nutrient for weight loss.PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002)
Ed suffers under weight of expectation Isn't public life unfair?Times, Sunday Times (2017)
She has shed more than half her body weight and is glowing with health and happiness.The Sun (2016)
She says that he bullied her about her weight.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Tell him he can come back if he pulls his weight but give him specific chores.The Sun (2007)
The best way to lose weight is to make a lifestyle change.The Sun (2017)
We really do fight above our weight.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Weight battles are something this country knows all about.The Sun (2013)
Whether juries are right to put such weight on this is another matter.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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'weight' in Other Languages
British English: weight /weɪt/ NOUN
person, object The weight of a person or thing is how heavy they are, measured in units such as kilos or pounds.
What is your height and weight?
- American English: weight
- Arabic: وَزْن
- Brazilian Portuguese: peso
- Chinese: 重量
- Croatian: težina
- Czech: hmotnost
- Danish: vægt tyngde
- Dutch: gewicht
- European Spanish: peso
- Finnish: paino
- French: poids
- German: Gewicht
- Greek: βάρος
- Italian: peso
- Japanese: 重さ
- Korean: 무게
- Norwegian: vekt
- Polish: waga ciężar
- European Portuguese: peso
- Romanian: greutate
- Russian: вес
- Spanish: peso
- Swedish: vikt
- Thai: น้ำหนัก
- Turkish: ağırlık
- Ukrainian: вага
- Vietnamese: trọng lượng
British English: weight VERB
If you weight something, you make it heavier by adding something to it, for example in order to stop it from moving easily.
It can be sewn into curtain hems to weight the curtain and so allow it to hang better.
British English: weight NOUN
for exercising Weights are objects that weigh a known amount and that people lift as a form of exercise.
I was in the gym lifting weights.
Translation of weight from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary