8.2.9 Weigh

Use this domain for words related to weighing something.

Louw Nida Codes: 
86 Weight
86B Pound, Talent
  • What words refer to weighing something?
  • What words refer to the weight of something?
    weight, mass,
  • What words refer to a unit of weight?
    ounce, pound, ton, milligram, centigram, decigram, gram, dekagram, kilo, kilogram, metric ton, kiloton, megaton, atomic weight, carat, dram, grain, hundredweight, pennyweight, stone, talent, gross weight, net weight,
  • What words indicate that something is a particular weight?
    is, weigh, how heavy, weigh in at,
  • What instruments are used to weigh something?
    scale, balance, weight,
  • What words describe a system of weights?
    apothecary, avoirdupois, metric, troy,
  • What words refer to how much weight something can support without breaking or falling?
    support, carry, hold, load, weight, pressure,