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adjective mainly literary laden pronunciation in British English /ˈleɪd(ə)n/

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  1. 1
    carrying something heavy, or supporting the weight of something heavy
    laden with: Passengers got off the train laden with boxes and suitcases.
    heavily laden: trees heavily laden with fruit
  2. 2
    having a lot of a particular quality or feeling
    laden with: Gerard replied in a voice laden with contempt.
    heavily laden: an article that is heavily laden with cynicism
    1. a.
      air that is laden with a particular smell, smells very strongly of that thing
      laden with: The air was laden with incense.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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