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laden

adjective lad·en \ ˈlā-dᵊn \
|Updated on: 9 Aug 2018

Definition of laden

: carrying a load or burden

Recent Examples of laden from the Web

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Origin and Etymology of laden

see lade


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laden

verb

Definition of laden

ladened; ladening play \ˈlād-niŋ, ˈlā-dᵊn-iŋ\
: lade
  • heavily ladened with equipment
  • —Isabel M. Lewis

Examples of laden in a Sentence

  1. laden a ship with emergency medical supplies

Recent Examples of laden from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'laden.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

Origin and Etymology of laden

see lade


LADEN Defined for English Language Learners

laden

Definition of laden for English Language Learners

  • : loaded heavily with something : having or carrying a large amount of something


LADEN Defined for Kids

laden

adjective lad·en \ ˈlā-dᵊn \

Definition of laden for Students

: heavily loaded
  • The truck was laden with gravel.


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