Phrasal Verb 'weigh'

We have 7 phrasal verb definition related to 'weigh'.

Weigh down on

Meaning:

Burden with responsibilities, duties, etc

Example:

The requirements of her new job WEIGHED DOWN ON her.

Weigh in

Meaning:

Have a certain weight (in sports like boxing)

Example:

The champion WEIGHED IN at 120 kilos.

Weigh in

Meaning:

Enter an argument forcefully

Example:

He disliked the plan and WEIGHED IN with some heavy criticism.

Weigh in on

Meaning:

Enter an argument or discussion to express a strongly felt idea

Example:

She WEIGHED IN ON their immigration policies.

Weigh on

Meaning:

Make someone consider carefully

Example:

The issues raised WEIGHED ON her mind.

Weigh out

Meaning:

Measure a certain amount of something by weight

Example:

Could you WEIGH OUT 200 grammes of that for me?

Weigh up

Meaning:

Assess

Example:

They WEIGHED the pros and cons UP carefully before deciding.