Synonyms of burdened


1. burden, burthen, weight, weight down, charge

usage: weight down with a load

2. charge, saddle, burden, command, require

usage: impose a task upon, assign a responsibility to; "He charged her with cleaning up all the files over the weekend"


1. burdened (vs. unburdened), bowed down(predicate), loaded down(predicate), overburdened, weighed down(predicate), laden, oppressed, saddled

usage: bearing a heavy burden of work or difficulties or responsibilities; "she always felt burdened by the load of paper work"

2. burdened, heavy-laden, loaded down, encumbered (vs. unencumbered)

usage: bearing a physically heavy weight or load; "tree limbs burdened with ice"; "a heavy-laden cart"; "loaded down with packages"

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Definition and meaning of burdened (Dictionary)