What does the word laden mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Burdened; overtaxed; oppressed.

Usage examples for laden

  1. She took possession of the second box, and thus laden, suffered Robert to lift her into the cart. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. I am in great anxiety about Mr. Higginbotham; it will be impossible for him to proceed by this route, should he arrive with a comparatively small force and heavily- laden vessels. – Ismailia by Samuel W. Baker
  3. All were deep laden; every one had been successful. – Yankee Ships and Yankee Sailors: Tales of 1812 by James Barnes