Definition and Meanings for ponderous
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Part of Speech of ponderous
Etymology of ponderous
Meaning of ponderous
- very heavy; weighty; as, a ponderous shield; a ponderous load; the ponderous elephant.
- important; momentous; forcible.
- heavy; dull; wanting; lightless or spirit; as, a ponderous style; a ponderous joke.