lade definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To load with or just as if with cargo.
    • to position (some thing) as a load for or as though for shipment.
    • To burden or oppress; weigh down.
    • To use up or remove (liquid) with a ladle or dipper.
    • To load; to put a weight or cargo on or perhaps in; -- usually accompanied by whatever receives force, as direct item.
    • To throw in or completely, with a ladle or dipper; to dip.
    • To transfer (the molten glass) from cooking pot into forming dining table.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to battle cargo.
    • To ladle a liquid.
    • To draw water.
    • To admit liquid by leakage, as a ship, etc.
  • verb:
    • To fill or weight (pertaining to cargo or a shipment).
    • To consider down, oppress, or burden.
    • to make use of a ladle or dipper to remove one thing (typically liquid).
    • pull with or just as if with a ladle
    • fill or destination a lot on
  • noun:
    • The lips of a river.
    • A passage for liquid; a ditch or drain.
    • liquid pumped into and regarding mills, specifically woolen mills.
    • The lips of a river.
    • A passage for water; a ditch or drain.
    • A load; particularly, a bag of meal.
    • a means; training course. See lode.
    • A watercourse; a channel for liquid; a ditch or drain; in Scotland, especially, a mill-race, specifically a headrace.
    • The lips of a river.
  • others:
    • to place a weight, load, or cargo on or in; load; cost: since, to lade a ship with cotton fiber; to lade a horse with corn.
    • Figuratively, to burden: oppress.
    • To raise or throw-in or on, as a fluid, with a ladle or any other utensil: as, to lade water from a tub or into a cistern.
    • To admit (water).
    • To draw liquid.

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