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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (2)

1. bearing a heavy burden of work or difficulties or responsibilities;
- Example: "she always felt burdened by the load of paper work"

2. bearing a physically heavy weight or load;
- Example: "tree limbs burdened with ice"
- Example: "a heavy-laden cart"
- Example: "loaded down with packages"
[syn: burdened, heavy-laden, loaded down]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

burdened \bur"dened\ adj. bearing a heavy load; as, a hiker burdened with a heavy backpack. Syn: heavy-laden, laden, weighed down. [WordNet 1.5]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Burden \Bur"den\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Burdened; p. pr. & vb. n. Burdening.] 1. To encumber with weight (literal or figurative); to lay a heavy load upon; to load. [1913 Webster] I mean not that other men be eased, and ye burdened. --2 Cor. viii. 13. [1913 Webster] 2. To oppress with anything grievous or trying; to overload; as, to burden a nation with taxes. [1913 Webster] My burdened heart would break. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. To impose, as a load or burden; to lay or place as a burden (something heavy or objectionable). [R.] [1913 Webster] It is absurd to burden this act on Cromwell. --Coleridge. [1913 Webster] Syn: To load; encumber; overload; oppress. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

burdened adj 1: bearing a heavy burden of work or difficulties or responsibilities; "she always felt burdened by the load of paper work" [ant: unburdened] 2: bearing a physically heavy weight or load; "tree limbs burdened with ice"; "a heavy-laden cart"; "loaded down with packages" [syn: burdened, heavy-laden, loaded down]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

40 Moby Thesaurus words for "burdened": bearing, bolstering, bracing, buttressing, carrying, charged, cumbered, encumbered, fraught, freighted, full-charged, full-fraught, hampered, heavy-laden, holding, laden, loaded, maintaining, oppressed, overburdened, overcharged, overfraught, overfreighted, overladen, overloaded, overtaxed, overweighted, propping, saddled, shoring, supercharged, supporting, supportive, suspensory, sustaining, sustentative, taxed, upholding, weighted, weighted down