Definitions of Burdening

  1. of Burden

Usage examples for Burdening

  1. I suppose that is because they never saw the simple Karl that I knew and loved, but only Marx, the great leader and teacher, with a thousand heavy problems burdening his mind. – The Marx He Knew by John Spargo
  2. A glance told us that her sea- worthiness was questionable and that her over- burdening cargo pressed her Plimsoll mark close to the water line. – The Portal of Dreams by Charles Neville Buck
  3. At the moment of Hunnicott's assault he was taking an order for Number 17; and observing that the lawyer's cipher " rush" covered four closely written pages, he hung it upon the sending hook with a malediction on the legal department for burdening the wires with its mail correspondence, and so forgot it. – The Grafters by Francis Lynde
  4. This is the only plan I have been able to devise by which I could publish in succession all my materials without burdening my first subscribers, who will thus be free to accept the supplements or not, as they prefer. – Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence by Louis Agassiz
  5. " May my good genius keep me from that, and burdening my conscience with such falsehoods. – Old Fritz and the New Era by Louise Muhlbach