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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 heavi·ly /ˈhɛvəli/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Heav·i·ly adv.
 1. In a heavy manner; with great weight; as, to bear heavily on a thing; to be heavily loaded.
    Heavily interested in those schemes of emigration.   --The Century.
 2. As if burdened with a great weight; slowly and laboriously; with difficulty; hence, in a slow, difficult, or suffering manner; sorrowfully.
    And took off their chariot wheels, that they drave them heavily.   --Ex. xiv. 25.
    Why looks your grace so heavily to-day?   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adv 1: to a considerable degree; "he relied heavily on others'
             data" [syn: to a great extent]
      2: in a heavy-footed manner; "he walked heavily up the three
         flights to his room"
      3: with great force; "she hit her arm heavily against the wall"
      4: in a manner designed for heavy duty; "a heavily constructed
         car"; "heavily armed"
      5: slowly as if burdened by much weight; "time hung heavy on
         their hands" [syn: heavy]
      6: indulging excessively; "he drank heavily" [syn: intemperately,
          hard] [ant: lightly]