heft

US [heft]
UK [heft]
  • v.搬动(重物);掂…的重量
  • n.重量
  • Web举起;Heterogeneous Earliest Finish Time;势力
Past Participle:hefted  Present Participle:hefting  Simple Present:hefts  
heft
v.
1.
~ sth (+ adv./prep.)
举起,搬动(重物)to lift or carry sth heavy from one position to another
The two men hefted the box into the car.
两个男子把箱子搬进了汽车。
2.
~ sth
掂…的重量to lift or hold sth in order to estimate its weight
Anna took the old sword and hefted it in her hands.
安娜拿起那把古剑掂了掂分量。
n.
1.
[u]
重量the weight of sb/sth
She was surprised by the sheer heft of the package.
那包裹沉甸甸的分量就够她吃惊的了。

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