Synonyms for burdened

Synonyms for (adj) burdened

Synonyms: heavy-laden, loaded down, burdened

Definition: bearing a physically heavy weight or load

Usage: tree limbs burdened with ice; a heavy-laden cart; loaded down with packages

Similar words: encumbered

Definition: loaded to excess or impeded by a heavy load

Usage: a summer resort...encumbered with great clapboard-and-stucco hotels- A.J.Liebling; a hiker encumbered with a heavy backpack; an encumbered estate

Synonyms: burdened

Definition: bearing a heavy burden of work or difficulties or responsibilities

Usage: she always felt burdened by the load of paper work

Similar words: bowed down, weighed down, overburdened, loaded down

Definition: heavily burdened with work or cares

Usage: bowed down with troubles; found himself loaded down with responsibilities; overburdened social workers; weighed down with cares

Similar words: laden, oppressed

Definition: burdened psychologically or mentally

Usage: laden with grief; oppressed by a sense of failure

Similar words: saddled

Definition: subject to an imposed burden

Usage: left me saddled with the bill; found himself saddled with more responsibility than power

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