- s burdened by cares
all ye that labor and are heavy-laden"-Matt.11:28
- s bearing a physically heavy weight or load
a heavy-laden cart
- Many airplanes, especially heavy-laden bombers, are launched by booster (jato) rockets whose powerful push gets them into the air without too long a take-off run.
- When the heavy-laden monster finally rose, the crew opened the hatch, only to see the ground still hugging them.
- The heavy-laden uterus can press too hard on the big vessel (vena cava) carrying blood back to the heart, and thus cause a dangerous drop in blood pressure, or shock.