hold (something) down by placing a heavy object on top of it.
a mug half filled with coffee weighted down a stack of papers
attach importance or value to.
speaking, reading, and writing should be weighted equally in the assessment
assign a handicap weight to (a horse).
A total of 267 entries have been weighted for the Melbourne Cup, and 279 for the Caulfield Cup.
treat (a fabric) with a substance to make it seem thicker and heavier.