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Wordnet 3.0

VERB (2)

1. free or relieve (someone) of a burden;

2. take the burden off; remove the burden from;
- Example: "unburden the donkey"
[syn: unburden, disburden]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Unburden \Un*bur"den\, v. t. [1st pref. un- + burden.] 1. To relieve from a burden. [1913 Webster] 2. To throw off, as a burden; to unload. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

unburden v 1: free or relieve (someone) of a burden 2: take the burden off; remove the burden from; "unburden the donkey" [syn: unburden, disburden] [ant: burden, burthen, weight, weight down]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

30 Moby Thesaurus words for "unburden": alleviate, be light, break bulk, clear, disburden, discharge, disembarrass, disencumber, dump, ease, have little weight, kick the beam, lighten, lose, make light, make lighter, off-load, reduce weight, relieve, rid, set at ease, shake off, throw off, unballast, unfreight, unlade, unload, unpack, unship, weigh lightly