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laden

[leyd-n] /ˈleɪd n/
adjective
1.
burdened; loaded down.
verb (used with object)
2.
to lade.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95; lade + -en3, -en1
Related forms
unladen, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for unladen

laden

/ˈleɪdən/
verb
1.
a past participle of lade1
adjective
2.
weighed down with a load; loaded
3.
encumbered; burdened
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Contemporary definitions for unladen
adjective

with no load; unloaded

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Word Origin and History for unladen
adj.

1802, from unlade, Old English onhladen; see un- (1) "not" + laden.

laden

adj.

"loaded, weighted down," 1590s, from the original past participle of lade.

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