See also: тѧжесть

Russian edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *tęžestь. By surface analysis, тя́жкий (tjážkij) +‎ -ость (-ostʹ).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈtʲaʐɨsʲtʲ]
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Noun edit

тя́жесть (tjážestʹf inan (genitive тя́жести, nominative plural тя́жести, genitive plural тя́жестей)

  1. heaviness
  2. weight; load; burden
    Synonyms: бре́мя (brémja), груз (gruz)
  3. (physics) gravity
    центр тя́жестиcentr tjážesticenter of gravity
  4. seriousness
    Synonym: серьёзность (serʹjóznostʹ)
  5. painfulness

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