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loaded

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 containing or seeming to contain the greatest quantity or number possible
  • the department stores were loaded with goods for the holiday shopping season

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2 having goods, property, or money in abundance
  • the guy in the fancy foreign sports car obviously was loaded

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3 slang being under the influence of alcohol
  • the departing party guest was loaded, so we held his car keys until he had sobered up

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4 slang being under the influence of a recreational drug
  • wasted his life getting loaded and watching TV all day

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loaded

verb
past tense of load

Synonyms & Antonyms of loaded (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to place a weight or burden on
  • students complaining that their teachers were loading them with work

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2 to put into (something) as much as can be held or contained
  • she loaded her plate at the buffet with as much food as she could carry and with more than any sane person should eat

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The first known use of loaded was in 1661

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“Loaded.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/loaded. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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