heavy on

heavy on

Having or containing a lot of (something). The film is heavy on the action, light on the plot. The restaurant has some gorgeous dishes, though they are undoubtedly heavy on calories.
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heavy on

using a lot of.
1984 Studs Terkel The Good War We were heavy on the Italian feeling in America. We were more Italian than Italians.
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Doucin-Dahlke, who has worked on a variety of Asian design projects, including the Wasabe restaurant at Universal CityWalk, says the Asian trend was last seen in the early '60s (referred to as Chinese Modern and heavy on the black lacquer) but returned on the heels of feng shui, the ancient Chinese practice of creating a harmonious flow of life through furniture placement and natural elements such as moving water and potted plants.