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off-load

See definition of off-load on Dictionary.com
  • as indischarge
  • as inmove
  • as inunlade
  • as inunload

synonyms for off-load

  • empty
  • remove
  • send
  • disburden
  • unburden
  • unlade
  • unpack
  • carry away
  • remove cargo
  • take away
  • take off
  • unship
  • unstow

antonyms for off-load

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  • assign
  • dam
  • delegate
  • detain
  • employ
  • engage
  • hire
  • hold
  • imprison
  • keep
  • load
  • owe
  • cease
  • come
  • continue
  • decline
  • decrease
  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • face
  • halt
  • hold
  • keep
  • remain
  • repress
  • retreat
  • retrogress
  • stay
  • stop
  • walk
  • arrive
  • calm
  • dally
  • delay
  • enter
  • leave alone
  • order
  • rest
  • slow
  • wait
  • dishearten
  • fix
  • pause
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How to use off-load in a sentence

But, as the keel of the boats touched bottom, each boat-load dashed into the water and then into the enemy's fire.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Longcluse looked animated—smiling; but a stupendous load lay on his heart.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
He had come down after the wagon load, which had to be pitched on again rather more deliberately.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
Thus a straw rope enclosing twenty or more eggs, well protected, was made and thrown over the top of the load.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
A most comical sight was the cook, perched on top of his load of pans, pots, and potatoes.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
Mafuta nodded his head as he spoke, and, gravely shouldering his load, marched away.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
As on the preceding day, the cook rode perched upon his pony's load of kettles, pans, and pots.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
This of itself, without the friction, or load of water, is far more duty than ever was done before by an engine.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
My horse hasnt got a load behind him going back, as he had coming up in the mornin, and he wont be long a-doing of it.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO OFF-LOAD

  • carry away
  • disburden
  • empty
  • off-load
  • remove
  • remove cargo
  • send
  • take away
  • take off
  • unburden
  • unlade
  • unpack
  • unship
  • unstow
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.