Associations to the word «Lade»


LADE, verb. To fill or load (related to cargo or a shipment).
LADE, verb. To weigh down, oppress, or burden.
LADE, verb. To use a ladle or dipper to remove something (generally water).
LADE, verb. To transfer (molten glass) from the pot to the forming table, in making plate glass.
LADE, verb. (nautical) To admit water by leakage.
LADE, noun. (UK) (dialect) (obsolete) The mouth of a river.
LADE, noun. (UK) (dialect) (obsolete) A passage for water; a ditch or drain.
LADE, noun. (Scottish) Water pumped into and out of mills, especially woolen mills.

Dictionary definition

LADE, verb. Remove with or as if with a ladle; "ladle the water out of the bowl".
LADE, verb. Fill or place a load on; "load a car"; "load the truck with hay".

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King