Nouns (12)

weight
n. an artifact that is heavy
exercising weight, free weight, weight
n. sports equipment used in calisthenic exercises and weightlifting; it is not attached to anything and is raised and lowered by use of the hands and arms
weight
n. an oppressive feeling of heavy force; "bowed down by the weight of responsibility"
weightiness, weight
n. the relative importance granted to something; "his opinion carries great weight"; "the progression implied an increasing weightiness of the items listed"
weighting, weight
n. (statistics) a coefficient assigned to elements of a frequency distribution in order to represent their relative importance
system of weights, weight
n. a system of units used to express the weight of something
Weight
n. [the heaviness of something, obtained by measuring]

Verbs (7)

weight, angle, slant
v. present with a bias; "He biased his presentation so as to please the share holders"
weight down, burthen, weight, burden
v. weight down with a load

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Fuzzynyms (30)

obstacle
n. an obstruction that stands in the way (and must be removed or surmounted or circumvented)
millstone
n. any load that is difficult to carry
cross
n. a wooden structure consisting of an upright post with a transverse piece
incumbrance, interference, encumbrance, preventative, preventive, hitch, hinderance, hindrance
n. any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome
yoke
n. fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment
drawback
n. the quality of being a hindrance; "he pointed out all the drawbacks to my plan"
moment, import, consequence
n. having important effects or influence; "decisions of great consequence are made by the president himself"; "virtue is of more moment than security"; "that result is of no consequence"
tune
n. the adjustment of a radio receiver or other circuit to a required frequency
touch on, bear on, bear upon, touch, impact, affect
v. have an effect upon; "Will the new rules affect me?"
bias
v. influence in an unfair way; "you are biasing my choice by telling me yours"
trouble, upset, disturb
v. move deeply; "This book upset me"; "A troubling thought"
vex
v. subject to prolonged examination, discussion, or deliberation; "vex the subject of the death penalty"
colour, color
v. modify or bias; "His political ideas color his lectures"

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unburden
v. free or relieve (someone) of a burden

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