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Adjective
A thing or two
Adjective
Innumerable or incalculable
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Noun
A large number of something
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“I shall grant, Sir, the nation is incumbered with a great load of debts, and the people groan under the burden of their taxes.”
Noun
(scores of) A large number of something
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A large piece of something, especially food, cut or broken off a larger piece
Noun
Tests of someone's abilities or internal fortitude
Noun
Plural for a heavy or bulky thing that is being carried or is about to be carried
“Some of the children are compelled to go to the kilns and help their parents carry the heavy load of bricks on their tender heads.”
Noun
Plural for something that causes great worry, anxiety or grief
“The debt was a heavy load on the part of the Government whose leaders spent sleepless nights thinking of ways and means to overcome the problem.”
Noun
Plural for a burden of responsibility that is imposed
“They want the middle-class citizens to continue bearing the heavy load of paying taxes.”
Noun
Plural for a large group of people
“A load of students streamed past the bar, on their way either to their rooms, friends' rooms or the refectory.”
Noun
Plural for the impact that something has on its environment
“This is a consequence of the fact that a small sampling interval results in a heavy load on the network.”
Pronoun
A sufficient or adequate quantity or amount
Pronoun
A large or considerable amount
Adverb
To a great extent or degree
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“A timber deck is supported on I beams which transfer its loads to the hoops.”
Verb
To burden, load or encumber with, literally or figuratively
“At night, they load the poor animal with contraband for a trip across the Spanish border.”
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To fill (a vehicle, ship, container, etc.) with a large amount of something
“Volunteers gathered to load the boxes with paper, glue, slime, dirt, straws, and hula hoops.”
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To stick an object or device into a slot, socket or hole
“Then you load the USB stick into the front of the unit and use one of two small pushbuttons to swap between the images.”
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To pressure or make heavy demands on
“He comes home tired, to his dissatisfied wife who now and then begins to load him with problems that have accumulated over the years of family life.”
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To provide in abundance
“The stately waiters then proceed to load the guests with good viands.”
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To prepare or ready a device, especially a firearm or artillery
“I'd read the files, load the handgun he'd provided me with, and prepare for my mission.”
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To bias (the odds) towards a particular outcome
“The issue is that drugs will load the odds against the patient in significant ways.”
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