pesant

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pesar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pesant (masculine and feminine plural pesants)

  1. heavy (having great weight)

Verb[edit]

pesant

  1. present participle of pesar

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

pesant

  1. present participle of peser

Adjective[edit]

pesant (feminine singular pesante, masculine plural pesants, feminine plural pesantes)

  1. (often figuratively) heavy
    Synonyms: lourd, pondéreux, pénible
    une atmosphère pesante(please add an English translation of this usage example)

Usage notes[edit]

  • In common use in Quebec, but is considered literary elsewhere.

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pesâ.

Adjective[edit]

pesant

  1. heavy

Synonyms[edit]


Old French[edit]

Verb[edit]

pesant

  1. present participle of peser

Adjective[edit]

pesant m (oblique and nominative feminine singular pesant or pesante)

  1. heavy

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pesant m (feminine singular pesanta, masculine plural pesants, feminine plural pesantas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) heavy

Synonyms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Surmiran) grev
  • (Sutsilvan) greav
  • (Puter, Vallader) greiv