Translation of "load" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ləʊd/ us /loʊd/

things that are carried, often by a vehicle

We were behind a truck carrying a load of logs.
a load (of)/loads (of) informal

B1 a lot of something

un montón (de)/montones (de)
There were loads of people there.
Have some more food – there’s loads.
loads of/a load of informal

a lot of something

montones de/un montón de
We have loads of time before the show starts.
verb uk /ləʊd/ us /loʊd/

to put a lot of things into a vehicle or machine

I was just loading the washing machine.

to put film in a camera or bullets in a gun


(Translation of “load” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ləud/

something which is being carried

The lorry/truck had to stop because its load had fallen off
She was carrying a load of groceries.

as much as can be carried at one time

peso, cantidad
two lorry-loads/truck-loads of earth.

a large amount

montones de, montón de
He talked a load of rubbish
We ate loads of ice-cream.

(physics) the power carried by an electric circuit

The wires were designed for a load of 15 amps.
loaded adjective

carrying a load

a loaded van.

(of a gun) containing ammunition

a loaded pistol.

(of a camera) containing film.


(Translation of “load” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)