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"laden" in British English

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ladenadjective

uk   /ˈleɪ.dən/  us   /ˈleɪ.dən/
(Definition of laden from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"laden" in American English

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ladenadjective

 us   /ˈleɪ·dən/
carrying or holding a lot of something: a table laden with food
(Definition of laden from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"laden" in Business English

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ladenadjective

uk   us   /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)
(Definition of laden from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “laden”
in Vietnamese chất đầy…
in Spanish cargado, cargado (de)…
in Malaysian sarat…
in Thai ภาระหนัก…
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…
in Indonesian sarat…
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“laden” in Business English

A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
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by Colin McIntosh One of the many ways in which English differs from other languages is its use of uncountable nouns to talk about collections of objects: as well as never being used in the plural, they’re never used with a or an. Examples are furniture (plural in German and many other languages), cutlery (plural in Italian), and

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