from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To load with too great a cargo or other burden; overburden; overload.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To load with too great a cargo; to overburden; to overload.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To load with too great a cargo or other burden; overburden; overload.
From Middle English overladen, equivalent to over- + lade. Cognate with Dutch overladen ("to overlade, overload"), German überladen ("to overload, overburden"), Swedish överladda ("to overload, overcharge"). (Wiktionary)