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  1. carrying a heavy load; heavily laden: a heavy-laden cart.
  2. very tired or troubled; burdened: heavy-laden with care.

Origin of heavy-laden

First recorded in 1400–50, heavy-laden is from the late Middle English word hevy ladyn. See heavy, laden
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