AskDefine | Define unload

Dictionary Definition

unload

Verb

1 leave or unload, especially of passengers or cargo; [syn: drop, set down, put down, discharge]
2 take the load off (a container or vehicle); "unload the truck"; "offload the van" [syn: offload]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

From un- + load

Verb

  1. To take off or remove the load from something
  2. To discharge the cargo of a ship
  3. To discharge or pour a liquid
  4. To give vent to or express
  5. To get rid of or dispose
  6. To deliver something forcefully
  7. To take off its load.
  8. To discharge its cargo.
  9. To confide in someone.

Translations

To take off or remove the load from something
To discharge the cargo of a ship
To discharge or pour a liquid
To give vent to or express
To get rid of or dispose
To deliver something forcefully
To take off its load
To discharge its cargo
To confide in someone

Derived terms

References

Extensive Definition

Load may refer to:

See also

unload in Simple English: Load

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

alleviate, be light, break bulk, clear the trade, close out, convert, convert into cash, cut under, debark, disburden, discharge, disembark, disembarrass, disencumber, dump, ease, effect a sale, empty, have little weight, jettison, job, kick the beam, land, lighten, liquidate, make a sale, make light, make lighter, market, merchandise, move, off-load, offload, reduce weight, relieve, resell, retail, sacrifice, sell, sell off, sell on consignment, sell out, sell over, sell retail, sell short, sell up, sell wholesale, set at ease, stevedore, terminate the account, turn into money, turn over, unballast, unburden, undercut, undersell, unfreight, unlade, unpack, unship, weigh lightly, wholesale
Privacy Policy, About Us, Terms and Conditions, Contact Us
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2
Material from Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Dict
Valid HTML 4.01 Strict, Valid CSS Level 2.1