A question heavy with meaning or emotional impact, as in When he inquired after Helen’s ex-husband, that was a loaded question. This term employs loaded in the sense of “charged with hidden implication.” [ Mid-1900s ]
[loh-der] /ˈloʊ dər/ noun 1. a person or thing that . 2. a self-propelled machine with a shovel or bucket at the end of articulated arms, used to raise earth or other material and it into a dump truck. /ˈləʊdə/ noun 1. a person who loads a gun or other firearm 2. (in combination) designating […]
noun 1. the amount or weight of cargo, number of passengers, etc., that an aircraft, vehicle, or vessel can carry. 2. the percentage of available seats, space, or maximum carrying weight paid for and used by passengers, shippers, etc.: An airline can’t profit on a 40 percent load factor. 3. Electricity. the ratio of the […]
noun 1. a mutual fund that carries transaction charges, usually a percentage of the initial investment.
[loh-dee] /ˈloʊ di/ noun, Slang. 1. . [loh-dee] /ˈloʊ di/ noun, plural loadies. Slang. 1. a person who is a habitual user of alcohol or drugs. noun