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burden

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈbɜːdən/
to make someone responsible for something that is very difficult, unpleasant, or expensive to deal with: be burdened with/by sth Borrowers are already burdened with mortgage extras such as arrangement fees and life assurance cover. a nation burdened by heavy unemployment
Translations of “burden”
in Korean 짐을 지우다…
in Arabic يُثقِل عَلى…
in Portuguese sobrecarregar…
in Catalan carregar, aclaparar…
in Japanese ~に負担をかける…
in Italian caricare, oberare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 負擔,重擔…
in Chinese (Simplified) 负担,重担…
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