Search Result for "laden":
1. remove with or as if with a ladle;
- Example: "ladle the water out of the bowl"
[syn: ladle, lade, laden]
2. fill or place a load on;
- Example: "load a car"
- Example: "load the truck with hay"
[syn: load, lade, laden, load up]
1. filled with a great quantity;
- Example: "a tray loaded with dishes"
- Example: "table laden with food"
- Example: "`ladened' is not current usage"
[syn: laden, loaded, ladened]
2. burdened psychologically or mentally;
- Example: "laden with grief"
- Example: "oppressed by a sense of failure"
[syn: laden, oppressed]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Laden \Lad"en\, p. & a. Loaded; freighted; burdened; as, a laden vessel; a laden heart. [1913 Webster] Ah sinful nation, a people laden with iniquity. --Is. i. 4. [1913 Webster] A ship laden with gold. --Shak. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Lade \Lade\ (l[=a]d), v. t. [imp. Laded; p. p. Laded, Laden (l[=a]d'n); p. pr. & vb. n. Lading.] [AS. hladan to heap, load, draw (water); akin to D. & G. laden to load, OHG. hladan, ladan, Icel. hla[eth]a, Sw. ladda, Dan. lade, Goth. afhla[thorn]an. Cf. Load, Ladle, Lathe for turning, Last a load.] 1. To load; to put a burden or freight on or in; -- generally followed by that which receives the load, as the direct object. [1913 Webster] And they laded their asses with the corn. --Gen. xlii. 26. [1913 Webster] 2. To throw in or out, with a ladle or dipper; to dip; as, to lade water out of a tub, or into a cistern. [1913 Webster] And chides the sea that sunders him from thence, Saying, he'll lade it dry to have his way. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. (Plate Glass Manuf.) To transfer (the molten glass) from the pot to the forming table. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
25 Moby Thesaurus words for "laden": burdened, charged, cumbered, encumbered, fraught, freighted, full-charged, full-fraught, hampered, heavy-laden, loaded, oppressed, overburdened, overcharged, overfraught, overfreighted, overladen, overloaded, overtaxed, overweighted, saddled, supercharged, taxed, weighted, weighted down