- Homophone Note, Word Explorer
|part of speech:
||weighed, weighing, weighs
||to measure how heavy a person or thing is by using a scale.
The clerk weighed the cheese.
||to have a particular amount of weight.
I weigh ten pounds more than I did last year.
||weighable (adj.), weigher (n.)
The words weigh
, and whey
sound alike but have different meanings.