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heavy-laden

[hev-ee-leyd-n] /ˈhɛv iˈleɪd n/
adjective
1.
carrying a heavy load; heavily laden:
a heavy-laden cart.
2.
very tired or troubled; burdened:
heavy-laden with care.
Origin of heavy-laden
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English hevy ladyn. See heavy, laden
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  • In solving it, we do not act for ourselves only, but for many others who are weary and heavy laden.

    Against the Current Edward A. Steiner
  • Come unto Me all ye that travail and are heavy laden and I will refresh you.

    "Unto Caesar" Baroness Emmuska Orczy
  • Come unto me all ye that are weary and heavy laden and I will give you rest.

    Out of the Deep Charles Kingsley
  • Come unto me, all ye that travail and are heavy laden, and I will refresh you.

    "Unto Caesar" Baroness Emmuska Orczy
  • Verily was he lonely, heavy laden, and at best full of "desperate hope."

    Fresh Fields John Burroughs
  • His sleds were heavy laden, packed to the limits of the capacity of his dogs.

    The Heart of Unaga Ridgwell Cullum
  • It was supposed that, heavy laden, and labouring in a mountainous sea, she must have started a plank and foundered.

  • It's just a chance; but she's heavy laden, and that's in your favour.

    Mary Barton Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
  • It is then that we find the joy of the invitation "Come unto me all ye that are weary and heavy laden and I will give you rest."

    Our Lady Saint Mary J. G. H. Barry

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