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weight คืออะไร

  • A measure of the heaviness of an object.
  • The force with which a body is attracted to Earth or another celestial body, equal to the product of the object's mass and the acceleration of gravity.
  • A unit measure of gravitational force: a table of weights and measures.
  • A system of such measures: avoirdupois weight; troy weight.
  • The measured heaviness of a specific object: a two-pound weight.
  • An object used principally to exert a force by virtue of its gravitational attraction to Earth, especially:
  • A metallic solid used as a standard of comparison in weighing.
  • An object used to hold something else down.
  • A counterbalance in a machine.
  • Sports A heavy object, such as a dumbbell, lifted for exercise or in athletic competition.
  • Excessive fat; corpulence: exercising in order to lose weight.
  • Statistics A factor assigned to a number in a computation, as in determining an average, to make the number's effect on the computation reflect its importance.
  • Oppressiveness; pressure: the weight of responsibilities.
  • The greater part; preponderance: The weight of the evidence is against the defendant.
  • Influence, importance, or authority: Her approval carried great weight. See Synonyms at importance.
  • Ponderous quality: the weight of the speaker's words.
  • Sports A classification according to comparative lightness or heaviness. Often used in combination: a heavyweight boxer.
  • The heaviness or thickness of a fabric in relation to a particular season or use. Often used in combination: a summerweight jacket.
  • To add to, by or as if by attaching a weight; make heavy or heavier.
  • To load down, burden, or oppress.
  • To increase the weight or body of (fabrics) by treating with chemicals.
  • Statistics To assign weights or a weight to.
  • To cause to have a slant or bias: weighted the rules in favor of homeowners.
  • Sports To assign to (a horse) the weight it must carry as a handicap in a race.
  • by weight According to weight rather than volume or other measure.