Furthermore, the LDP has lost many of its heavyweight politicians in recent years.
Snyder's seat could turn out to be a heavyweight match, with a number of big names potentially lined up on the Democratic side.
This brought disdain but a lot of attention as Ali went on to win the heavyweight championship.
Muhammad Ali “shocked the world” 50 years ago this week when he beat Sonny Liston to become the heavyweight champion of the world.
And Johnson is the only heavyweight British politician who has thrown his weight behind it.
"It would be real mean if they didn't," volunteered the heavyweight lady of the committee.
Is this the lady that's entered for the heavyweight Juliet championship?
Maybe you remember about Mr. Robert's heavyweight young sister that wanted to play Juliet once?
Better put two more on you, Buster, because youre a heavyweight, you know.
He ain't no heavyweight for brains as you can see, an' years ago he married a wife feather-headed as himself.
An important person; biggie: He's some sort of heavyweight in the rag trade (1890+)
High-overhead; baroque; code-intensive; featureful, but costly. Especially used of communication protocols, language designs, and any sort of implementation in which maximum generality and/or ease of implementation has been pushed at the expense of mundane considerations such as speed, memory use and startup time. Emacs is a heavyweight editor; X is an *extremely* heavyweight window system. This term isn't pejorative, but one hacker's heavyweight is another's elephantine and a third's monstrosity.
Opposite: "lightweight". Usage: now borders on technical especially in the compound "heavyweight process".