carrying a heavy load; heavily laden: a heavy-laden cart.
very tired or troubled; burdened: heavy-laden with care.
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How to use heavy-laden in a sentence
Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.11 Children Shot in Milwaukee, One in Her Grandpa's Lap | Michael Daly | November 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Then the choir sang, sweetly, "Come unto me all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest."A California Girl | Edward Eldridge
"Come unto me all ye that labor and are heavy-laden—" rang forth the powerful voice.Tess of the Storm Country | Grace Miller White
Steve returned from town the evening following Nannie's outburst with a mind heavy laden.The Gentle Art of Cooking Wives | Elizabeth Strong Worthington
He invites them: "Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest."Commentary on the Epistle to the Galatians | Martin Luther
She was heavy laden,—laden to the breaking of her back, and did not know where to lay her burden down.Orley Farm | Anthony Trollope