laden

[leyd-n]
verb (used with object)
  1. to lade.

Origin of laden

First recorded in 1585–95; lade + -en3, -en1
Related formsun·lad·en, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for unladen

laden

verb
  1. a past participle of lade 1
adjective
  1. weighed down with a load; loaded
  2. encumbered; burdened
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Word Origin and History for unladen
adj.

1802, from unlade, Old English onhladen; see un- (1) "not" + laden.

laden

adj.

"loaded, weighted down," 1590s, from the original past participle of lade.

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