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burden

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbɜːdən/
something difficult or unpleasant that you have to deal with or worry about: the burden of responsibility I'd hate to be a burden to you when I'm older.Inconvenience
burden verb [T] to give someone something difficult or unpleasant to deal with or worry about: Sorry to burden you with my problems.InconvenienceCausing difficulties for oneself or others
Translations of “burden”
in Korean 짐…
in Arabic عِبء…
in French poids écrasant, fardeau…
in Turkish ağır, yük, sorumluluk…
in Italian peso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 負荷,重負, 負擔,重擔…
in Russian обуза…
in Polish ciężar…
in Spanish carga…
in Portuguese obrigação, estorvo, fardo…
in German die Bürde, die Last…
in Catalan càrrega, pes…
in Japanese (精神的な)重荷, 負担…
in Chinese (Simplified) 负荷,重负, 负担,重担…
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