Definitions for "Heave"
Keywords:  throw, sigh, nautical, effort, utter
To cause to move upward or onward by a lifting effort; to lift; to raise; to hoist; -- often with up; as, the wave heaved the boat on land.
To throw; to cast; -- obsolete, provincial, or colloquial, except in certain nautical phrases; as, to heave the lead; to heave the log.
To force from, or into, any position; to cause to move; also, to throw off; -- mostly used in certain nautical phrases; as, to heave the ship ahead.
To cause to swell or rise, as the breast or bosom.
To rise and fall with alternate motions, as the lungs in heavy breathing, as waves in a heavy sea, as ships on the billows, as the earth when broken up by frost, etc.; to swell; to dilate; to expand; to distend; hence, to labor; to struggle.
An upward motion; a rising; a swell or distention, as of the breast in difficult breathing, of the waves, of the earth in an earthquake, and the like.
A horizontal dislocation in a metallic lode, taking place at an intersection with another lode.
(geology) a horizontal dislocation
A shipboard method for eliminating lunch when seas become rough. This is best done in proximity of a gunwale.
breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted; "The runners reached the finish line, panting heavily"
Keywords:  heatwave, buckled, highway, bend, heat
bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat; "The highway buckled during the heatwave"
Keywords:  hall, common, name
Common name for Heavilon Hall.