Synonyms of heavily in English:

heavily


See definition of heavily

adverb

1‘Dad walked heavily towards the door’

SYNONYMS
laboriously, slowly, ponderously, steadily, deliberately, woodenly, stiffly, with heavy steps, with leaden steps
with difficulty, painfully, awkwardly, clumsily
gloomily, dejectedly, sluggishly, dully
ANTONYMS

easily, quickly

2‘our troops were heavily defeated’

SYNONYMS
decisively, utterly, completely, thoroughly, totally, conclusively, roundly, soundly, absolutely
informal, humorous bigly
ANTONYMS

narrowly

3‘he started drinking heavily’

SYNONYMS
excessively, to excess, immoderately, copiously, inordinately, intemperately, a great deal, too much, very much, overmuch, to a great extent, to too great an extent, without restraint, without control
ANTONYMS

moderately

4‘the area is heavily planted with pine trees’

SYNONYMS
densely, closely, thickly, compactly
ANTONYMS

lightly

5‘I became heavily involved in politics’

SYNONYMS
deeply, extremely, very, greatly, exceedingly, enormously, terribly, tremendously, awfully, profoundly
informal seriously
majorly
British informal jolly, ever so
ANTONYMS

to a limited extent