measure (by means of a scale) how heavy sth is
show a certain measure when put on a scale, etc.
compare the importance, value, etc. of (one thing and another)
"You must consider her age"
"The judge considered the offender's youth and was lenient"
"The butcher weighed the chicken"
"It does not matter much"
"weigh heavily on the mind"
"Something pressed on his mind"
Hoisted his sail, his anchor weigh'd.
出自： Sir W. Scott
The quality of the product must be weighed against its cost.
产品的质量与成本必须均衡考虑。 weigh against sb
His testimony will weigh heavily against you.
His frequent lateness will weigh against him when the new appointments are being decided.
The boxer weighed in at 150 pounds.
这位拳击手在赛前所称的体重为150磅。 weigh sb/sth ⇔ in
Who is responsible for weighing the two men in?
Have all the suitcases been weighed in?The plane will take off in half an hour.
飞机将在半小时后起飞,所有的旅行箱都称过了吗? weigh in to sth
George weighed in to stop the fight.
乔治出来制止打架。 weigh in with sth
At last she weighed in with an argument against the proposal.
We would have won if you hadn't tried to weigh in with your silly ideas.
The girl refused to say a word after her meeting with the lawyer.Her silence began to weigh on her parents.
Everyone can see that the death of his wife weighs on him heavily.
Don't bother your father with so many questions.He already has too many weighing on his mind.
The news weighed on her mind.
The matter weighed upon his conscience.
He weighed out five kilos of rice for each one of them, telling them that it should last two weeks.
Flour, sugar, milk, bananas and eggs should be carefully weighed out for making a banana cake.
She weighed up flour, sugar, and cream for a cake.
Cotton was picked and weighed up.
把棉花摘下来,并称重量。 weigh sb/sth ⇔ up
They carefully weighed up the consequence of such an action.
The children all looked up their new teacher silently, weighing him up.
孩子们都默默地看着他们的新老师,揣摩他是个什么样的人。 weigh up wh-to-v
I've been weighing up whether to go to college or to go to work.
He was weighing up whether to stay with us or not.
A number of countries are still weighing up whether to vote against the motion or to abstain.
一些国家仍在考虑是投反对票还是弃权票。 weigh up wh-clause
Parents may weigh up whether their child should go home or to stay for the summer camp.
Her opinion always weighs a lot with me because she is a close friend of mine.