Time hangs heavy

What is Time hangs heavy?

Time hangs heavy definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
Also, time hangs heavy on one’s hands. Time passes slowly, as in She adjusted quite well to the nursing home, except that she says time hangs heavy on her hands. This metaphoric term, first recorded in the late 1760s, likens the passage of time to a burdensome weight.


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