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Textual thesaurus for "burden"

(noun) load, loading

weight to be borne or conveyed


(noun) incumbrance, load, encumbrance, onus

an onerous or difficult concern

the burden of responsibility; that's a load off my mind


(noun) core, effect, gist, essence

the central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work


(verb) charge, saddle

impose a task upon, assign a responsibility to

He charged her with cleaning up all the files over the weekend


(verb) burthen, weight, weight down

weight down with a load