the lorry had a full loadel camión iba lleno;I put another load in the washing machinepuse otra colada a lavar or en la lavadora;I had three loads of coal deliveredme repartieron tres cargas de carbón;they were forced to carry heavy loadsles obligaron a cargar con pesos pesados
I had three loads of washing to dohe drove by with a big load of haythe load slipped off the lorrythe plane released its load of bombshe staggered under the load of his rucksackthe combined load was too heavy and the tools were abandonedChavez would be carrying a load of exactly fifty-eight poundsthe coach disgorges another load of touristsneighbors would come to him with a load of logs
he finds his new responsibilities a heavy loadsus nuevas responsabilidades le resultan una gran carga;she's taking some of the load off the secretariesestá aligerándoles la carga de trabajo a las secretarias
an efficient bulb may lighten the load of power stationsseveral processors can share the load of handling data in a single programhigh blood pressure imposes an extra load on the heartshe's taken on a heavy load with this new jobhis [course] load keeps him at work 50 hours a weekto take a load off sb's [mind]
that's (taken) a load off my mind!¡eso me quita un peso de encima!
we've got loads of timetenemos cantidad or un montón de tiempo (informal);I've got loads (of them) at hometengo cantidad or un montón en casa (informal)
he's got loads of moneythere were loads of peopleI've seen it loads of timesthere's loads of roomI used to read loads of Asterix booksI don't like women who wear loads of make-upwe're having a great time, loads of love, Sian
a load of (informal): the book is a load of rubbishel libro es una basura (informal);el libro no vale nada;he talks a load of rubbishno dice más que tonterías;they're just a load of kidsno son más que un hatajo or una panda de críos (informal);get a load of this!(look)¡échale un vistazo a esto! (informal);¡mírame esto!;(listen)¡escucha esto!
/we will be looking at a whole load of options/, savings, spending,investmentshis people came up with a load of embarrassing informationshe accused him of being proud and insolent and stubborn, and a whole load of other thingsthen a load of tourists arrived
1[+lorry, washing machine, gun, camera]cargar
gun, camera, computer
the gun is not loadedla pistola no está cargada;do you know how to load this program?(Comput)¿sabes cómo cargar este programa?
ships loading and unloading their cargothe three men seemed to have finished loading the truckI knew how to load and handle a gun
to be loaded with sth
we're loaded with debtsestamos cargados or agobiados de deudas;the branch was loaded with fruitla rama estaba cargada de fruta;her words were loaded with meaningsus palabras estaban llenas or cargadas de significado;the whole thing is loaded with problemsel asunto está erizado de dificultades
she's loaded with worrieshis pockets were loaded with sweets and toyssoldiers were loaded with blankets and suppliesto load sb with [honours]in the last 20 years of his life Guruji was loaded with honours, especially from India and Sri Lanka
the dice were loadedlos dados estaban cargados
the dice are loaded against himtodo está en su contra
the situation is loaded in our favourla situación se inclina a nuestro favor
the dice were loaded against him/in his favour
ships had continued to load and unload throughout the war
loading and unloadingpermitido carga y descarga
how does this gun/camera load?¿cómo se carga esta pistola/cámara?
they could only load and fire five times a minute
load factor (n)(Electricity and Electronics)(Aer)factor (m) de carga
load line (n)(Náut)línea (f) de carga
our load line was under water at the bows and we were sinking slowly