burdensome Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “burdensome” in the English Dictionary

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uk   /ˈbɜː.dən.səm/  us   /ˈbɝː-/ formal
causing difficulties or ​work: a burdensome ​task
(Definition of burdensome from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “burdensome”
in Chinese (Simplified) 麻烦的, 沉重的,繁重的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 麻煩的, 沉重的,繁重的…
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