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laden

adjective
 
 
/ˈleɪdən/
TRANSPORT carrying something: laden with sth a truck laden with timber When fully laden with pallets, the vehicles will be at exactly the right height for the unloading docks.
having a lot of something, especially something unpleasant such as debt: The banks are laden with bad loans. The Nasdaq index is heavily laden with technology stocks.
-laden used in adjectives to show that something has or is carrying a lot of something: debt-laden banks They were accused of driving waste-laden trucks with no cover over them.
laden in bulk TRANSPORT a ship that is laden in bulk is carrying goods loose, not in containers (= very large metal boxes)
Translations of “laden”
in Spanish cargado (de)…
in French chargé…
in German beladen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 負重的, 裝滿的,載滿的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 负重的, 装满的,载满的…
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