- (transitive) To determine the weight of an object.
- (intransitive, figuratively, obsolete) To judge; to estimate.
- (intransitive) To have weight; to be heavy; to press down.
- (intransitive, nautical) To weigh anchor.
- (transitive, figuratively) To determine the intrinsic value or merit of an object, to evaluate.
"You have been weighed in the balance and found wanting."
- (transitive) To have a certain weight.
"I weigh ten and a half stone."
- (transitive, nautical) To raise an anchor free of the seabed.
- (obsolete) To consider as worthy of notice; to regard.
- (transitive) Often with "out", to measure a certain amount of something by its weight, e.g. for sale.
"He weighed out two kilos of oranges for a client."
- (transitive) To consider a subject.
- (intransitive) To be considered as important; to have weight in the intellectual balance.
- To bear up; to raise; to lift into the air; to swing up.