burden englannista suomeksi
1898, (w), (w) Chapter 4
- There were four or five men in the vault already, and I could hear more coming down the passage, and guessed from their heavy footsteps that they were carrying burdens.
A cause of worry; that which is grievous, wearisome, or oppressive.
(RQ:Swift The Dean's Complaint Translated and Answere)
- Deaf, giddy, helpless, left alone, / To all my friends a burden grown.
The capacity of a vessel, or the weight of cargo that she will carry.
''a ship of a hundred tons burden''
A fixed quantity of certain commodities.
''(..) that bore thee at a burden two fair sons.''
The total amount of toxins, parasites, cancer cells, plaque or similar present in an organism.
To encumber with a literal or figurative burden.
(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 6-2)
To impose, as a load or burden; to lay or place as a burden (something heavy or objectionable).
- Foot it featly here and there; / And, sweet sprites, the burden bear.
1846, (w), ''Philosophy of Composition|The Philosophy of Composition''
- As commonly used, the refrain, or burden, not only is limited to lyric verse, but depends for its impression upon the force of monotone - both in sound and thought.