Synonyms of heavily in English:

heavily


See definition of heavily

adverb

1‘Dad walked heavily towards the door’

SYNONYMS

laboriously, slowly, ponderously, steadily, deliberately, woodenly, stiffly, with heavy steps, with leaden steps

with difficulty, painfully, awkwardly, clumsily

gloomily, dejectedly, sluggishly, dully

ANTONYMS

easily, quickly

2‘our troops were heavily defeated’

SYNONYMS

decisively, utterly, completely, thoroughly, totally, conclusively, roundly, soundly, absolutely

ANTONYMS

narrowly

3‘he started drinking heavily’

SYNONYMS

excessively, to excess, immoderately, copiously, inordinately, intemperately, a great deal, too much, very much, overmuch, to a great extent, to too great an extent, without restraint, without control

ANTONYMS

moderately

4‘the area is heavily planted with pine trees’

SYNONYMS

densely, closely, thickly, compactly

ANTONYMS

lightly

5‘I became heavily involved in politics’

SYNONYMS

deeply, extremely, very, greatly, exceedingly, enormously, terribly, tremendously, awfully, profoundly

informal seriously

majorly

British informal jolly, ever so

ANTONYMS

to a limited extent