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Synonyms of unload in English:


  • 1 we unloaded the van
    unpack, empty, unburden, disburden
    rare unlade
    [Antonyms] load
  • 2 they began to unload the cases from the lorry
    remove, offload, discharge, jettison, drop, deliver, deposit, set down, leave, put off, tip out, pour out
    [Antonyms] load
  • 3 the state will unload its 25 per cent stake in a few weeks
    sell, discard, jettison, offload, eject, get rid of, dispose of, pass off, throw out/away, clear out, scrap, destroy;
    palm something off on someone, foist something on someone, fob something off on someone
    [Antonyms] buy, acquire
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