from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. A past participle of lade.
  • adj. Weighed down with a load; heavy: "the warmish air, laden with the rains of those thousands of miles of western sea” ( Hilaire Belloc).
  • adj. Oppressed; burdened: laden with grief.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Weighed down with a load, burdened.
  • adj. Heavy.
  • adj. Oppressed.
  • adj. : In the form of an adsorbate or adduct.
  • v. Past participle of lade

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Loaded; freighted; burdened

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Past participle of lade.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. burdened psychologically or mentally
  • adj. filled with a great quantity
  • v. fill or place a load on
  • v. remove with or as if with a ladle


See lade. (Wiktionary)



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