spring-loaded

adjective

Definition of spring-loaded

  1. :  containing a metal spring that presses one part against another a spring-loaded mousetrap

Word by Word Definitions

spring-loadplay spring-loaded
  1. :  to load or secure by means of spring tension or compression


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up spring-loaded? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a trip made at another's expense

Get Word of the Day daily email!