verb (used with object)
- heerfordt's disease,
- hefner candle,
- hegel, georg wilhelm friedrich
Origin of heft
Examples from the Web for hefted
Derika Moses hefted a case of 2-liter soda bottles while setting up a grocery store display in 2007.
Ruth caught one anyway, and hefted it deep into the right field stands for his 55th homer.
With a sense of dread, Dulaq picked up the club and hefted it in his hand.The Dueling Machine|Benjamin William Bova
Later, back in the cabin, Shorty silently overhauled and hefted the various bulging gold-sacks.Smoke Bellew|Jack London
He turned and 'hefted' the rifle, silently, and then he squinted over the barrel two or three times.Eben Holden|Irving Bacheller
He lifted his lance and hefted it, seeking its absolute balance, feeling its point as a fencer with his rapier.The Valiants of Virginia|Hallie Erminie Rives
Krishna nodded cordially at him, then hefted the hammer again.Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town|Cory Doctorow