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heft

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishheftheft /heft/ verb [transitive]  1 to lift something heavyheft something onto/into etc something He hefted his bag into the car.2 to lift or hold something in order to judge how heavy it is Quinn hefted the package in his hands.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
heftNor could the cadets yet don the power armour necessary to heft such bulk.Young men hefted the 110-pound sacks of potatoes into a truck.I stepped back obligingly and let him heft the box up off the floor and carry it to my car.He memorized the positions of the walks before hefting the branch and starting down the slope.There was another fellow running about there like us, some one from the guesthall, hefting things around off the altars.
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Verb table
heft
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyheft
he, she, ithefts
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhefted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave hefted
he, she, ithas hefted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad hefted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill heft
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have hefted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam hefting
he, she, itis hefting
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you, we, theyare hefting
Past
I, he, she, itwas hefting
you, we, theywere hefting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been hefting
he, she, ithas been hefting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been hefting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be hefting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been hefting
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