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HEAVY-DUTY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does heavy-duty mean? 

HEAVY-DUTY (adjective)
  The adjective HEAVY-DUTY has 1 sense:

1. designed for heavy work

  Familiarity information: HEAVY-DUTY used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


HEAVY-DUTY (adjective)


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Meaning:

Designed for heavy work

Context examples:

a heavy-duty detergent / heavy-duty gloves

Similar:

heavy (large and powerful; especially designed for heavy loads or rough work)

industrial (suitable to stand up to hard wear)

Antonym:

light-duty (not designed for heavy work)


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