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American English: /ˈleɪdn/
British English: /ˈleɪd(ə)n/


  • laden with something
    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 (before noun) laden weight
    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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