Weight (disambiguation)

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Weight is a measurement of the gravitational force acting on an object. In non-scientific contexts it may refer to an object's mass (quantity of matter). Figuratively, it refers to the seriousness or depth of an idea or thought, or the danger and urgency of a situation.

Weight may also refer to:

Science and technology[edit]

Mathematics[edit]

Sports[edit]

  • Weight class, a competition division used to match competitors against others of their own size
  • Weights, objects of known mass used in weightlifting
  • The object thrown in a weight throw
  • Draw weight of a bow

Biology and physiology[edit]

  • Body weight, a commonly used term for the mass of an organism's body

Music, Film, and Television[edit]

  • The pressure a pianist applies with force to the keyboard, to improve tone
  • Weight (album), a 1994 album by Rollins Band
  • "Weight", a song by Isis from the album Oceanic
  • The Weight, a 1968 song by The Band

People with the surname Weight[edit]

See also[edit]