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laden

Pronunciation: /ˈleɪdn/

Translation of laden in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • laden with sth cargado de algo he was laden with parcels iba cargado de paquetes the table was laden with food la mesa estaba repleta de comida words laden with menace palabras cargadas de amenaza the train was fully laden el tren iba hasta los topes a moisture-laden atmosphere una atmósfera cargada de humedad (before noun/delante del nombre) laden weight peso (masculine) bruto
    Example sentences
    • Oftentimes, I was amazed at his strength as he carried metal trays heavily laden with a dozen or more full 2 litre milk bottles.
    • Hughes' image of the psychic journey Oedipus must undertake, groping his way toward the final and horrible truth of his own actions, is heavily laden with guilt.
    • But names such as The Devils, The Angels, or The Saints would have been accepted despite the fact that they are heavily laden with religious connections.

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