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unburden

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of unburden

  1. 1 to empty or rid of cargo the crew was frantically unburdening the ship in an attempt to save it Synonyms of unburden disburden, discharge, disencumber, off-load, unload, unlade, unpackWords Related to unburden free, lighten, relieve; clear, empty, evacuate, vacate, voidNear Antonyms of unburden charge, cram, fill, heap, jam, jam-pack, stuffAntonyms of unburden load, pack

  2. 2 to set (a person or thing) free of something that encumbers a generous friend unburdened her of that particular financial worry Synonyms of unburden clear, disburden, disencumber, divest, free, relieve, ridWords Related to unburden discharge, emancipate, enfranchise, liberate, loose, loosen, manumit, release, spring, unbind, uncage, unchain, unfetter; bail (out), deliver, redeem, rescue; disengage, disentangle, extricateNear Antonyms of unburden bog (down), fetter, hamper, restrain, shackle, subject, weigh down, weight (down)Antonyms of unburden burden, encumber, saddle



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