- the power delivered by a generator, motor, power station, or transformer.
- a device that receives power.
verb (used with object)
- to place a large amount of pigment on (a brush).
- to apply a thick layer of pigment to (a canvas).
- (of metal being deep-drawn) to become welded to (the drawing tool).
- (of material being ground) to fill the depressions in the surface of (a grinding wheel).
- (in powder metallurgy) to fill the cavity of (a die).
- to bring (a program or data) into main storage from external or auxiliary storage.
- to place (an input/output medium) into an appropriate device, as by inserting a disk into a disk drive.
verb (used without object)
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Idioms for load
- to look at; notice; observe.
- to listen to with interest: Did you get a load of what she said?
Origin of load
synonym study for load
OTHER WORDS FROM loadload·less, adjectivere·load, noun, verbun·der·load, verb (used with object)
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH loadload lode
Words nearby load
Example sentences from the Web for reloaded
Police found 25 spent cartridges, meaning the 20-bullet magazine gun had to be reloaded once to continue the killing.
They also reloaded, buying bullets at a Walmart as if they were preparing to go down in a blaze of gunfire.
The killer “was all out of bullets,” Gonzalez testified, so he reloaded as her child, Brisenia Flores, pleaded for her life.
And that night I drew out the loads of chicken shot from my gun and reloaded it with buckshot.Vandemark's Folly|Herbert Quick
I also killed one; but could with difficulty rein in my horse while I reloaded my rifle.In the Wilds of Africa|W.H.G. Kingston
"It is just September, and one must keep one's hand in," said Philip, as he reloaded his gun.Night and Morning, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
They passed whispered remarks but reloaded with more of the same ammunition and with military precision on the immediate command."And they thought we wouldn't fight"|Floyd Gibbons
"That will take them some time to clear, I expect," he continued, as he reloaded his clumsy weapon.Captured at Tripoli|Percy F. Westerman
British Dictionary definitions for reloaded
- the usual amount borne or conveyed
- (in combination)a carload
- a device that receives or dissipates the power from an amplifier, oscillator, generator, or some other source of signals
- the power delivered by a machine, generator, circuit, etc
verb (mainly tr)
- to add weights to dice in order to bias them
- to arrange to have a favourable or unfavourable position
Word Origin for load
Medical definitions for reloaded
Scientific definitions for reloaded
Idioms and Phrases with reloaded
In addition to the idioms beginning with load
- loaded for bear
- loaded question
- load off one's feet
- load off one's mind, a
- load the dice
- bricks shy of a load
- carbo load
- get a load of
- take the load off