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  Words related to load

Related / Similar Words: cargo, lading, freight, loading, payload, shipment, consignment, burden, warhead, encumbrance, incumbrance, onus, lode, lade, laden, load up, charge

 

Definition:
  • goods carried by a large vehicle;
  • weight to be borne or conveyed;
  • electrical device to which electrical power is delivered;
  • the front part of a guided missile or rocket or torpedo that carries the nuclear or explosive charge or the chemical or biological agents;
  • an onerous or difficult concern; "the burden of responsibility"; "that''s a load off my mind";
  • a deposit of valuable ore occurring within definite boundaries separating it from surrounding rocks;
  • the power output of a generator or power plant;
  • an amount of alcohol sufficient to intoxicate; "he got a load on and started a brawl";
  • a quantity that can be processed or transported at one time; "the system broke down under excessive loads";
  • fill or place a load on; "load a car"; "load the truck with hay";
  • provide with munition; "He loaded his gun carefully";
  • put (something) on a structure or conveyance; "load the bags onto the trucks";

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    Hyponyms: burthen, dead load, live load, superload, millstone, overload, overburden, atomic warhead, nuclear warhead, thermonuclear warhead, nuke, dead weight, fardel, imposition, pill, mother lode, champion lode, trainload, pack, load down, bomb up, surcharge, overcharge, reload, stack, recharge

     

    Part Meronyms: guided missile

     

    Derivational Morphology: transport, send, ship, lade, laden, load up, freight, burden, burthen, weight, weight down, charge, saddle, cargo, lading, loading, payload, shipment, consignment, stevedore, loader, longshoreman, docker, dockhand, dock worker, dock-walloper, lumper, burster, bursting charge, explosive charge, warhead

     

    Anagrams: dalo

     

     
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