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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. burden: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. burden, the burden: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. burden, burden: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. burden: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. burden: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. burden, burden: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Burden, burden: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. burden: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Burden, burden: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. burden: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. burden: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. burden: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Burden, burden: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. burden: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Burden, burden: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. burden: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. burden: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Burden (film), Burden (song), Burden (surname), Burden, The Burden (film), The Burden: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Burden: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. burden: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. burden: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. burden: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. burden: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Burden: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  25. burden: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. burden: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. burden: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. Burden, burden: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. burden: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. burden: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Burden: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  2. BURDEN: Bobs Byway OF POETIC TERMS [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. Burden: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. burden: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  3. burden: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  4. burden: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  5. burden: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  6. Burden: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  7. burden: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  8. burden: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. burden: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. burden: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. burden: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. burden: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Burden: Easton Bible [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. burden: The Folk File [home, info]
  2. burden: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Burden: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (burden)

noun:  an onerous or difficult concern ("The burden of responsibility")
noun:  the central idea that is expanded in a document or discourse
noun:  weight to be borne or conveyed
noun:  the central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work
verb:  weight down with a load
verb:  impose a task upon, assign a responsibility to
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 20000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #2327)

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Words similar to burden:   load, onus, burdened, burdening, burthen, charge, core, effect, encumbrance, essence, gist, incumbrance, loading, saddle, weight, weight down, more...

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