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Visible expression of self respect/esteem.
You need to 'Put some weight' to get people to respect you-to take you seriously.
Dond let it 'go to your head' and become headweight, but.

Usage

Soumini: What is with that Usha! this is the third wedding she has been ignoring me. When I go to her to say Hai she just moves away and talks to someone else.
Malathy: She did that to me too. But fourth wedding I Ignored her. Njan weight ittu (I put some weight) and the nesstime she was like payasam (minns very sweet) to me. Since then she has not shown such behavior.
Added 2011-09-14 by Kochu kalli

Root

English

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