load
noun.
weight to be borne or conveyed
Synonym: burden, loading
noun.
a quantity that can be processed or transported at one time
the system broke down under excessive loads
Synonym: loading
noun.
goods carried by a large vehicle
noun.
an amount of alcohol sufficient to intoxicate
he got a load on and started a brawl
noun.
the power output of a generator or power plant
noun.
an onerous or difficult concern
the burden of responsibility|that's a load off my mind
noun.
a deposit of valuable ore occurring within definite boundaries separating it from surrounding rocks
Synonym: lode
noun.
the front part of a guided missile or rocket or torpedo that carries the nuclear or explosive charge or the chemical or biological agents
Synonym: payload, warhead
noun.
electrical device to which electrical power is delivered
verb.
fill or place a load on
load a car|load the truck with hay
Synonym: lade, laden, load up
verb.
provide (a device) with something necessary
He loaded his gun carefully|load the camera
Synonym: charge
verb.
transfer from a storage device to a computer's memory
verb.
put (something) on a structure or conveyance
load the bags onto the trucks
verb.
corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance; often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones
adulterate liquor