What does load shedding mean?

Definitions for load shedding

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word load shedding.


  1. load shedding(Noun)

    The process by which an electric utility cuts power to some customers in response to a shortage of available electricity.

  2. load shedding(Noun)

    The postponement of payment of less important bills because of financial problems.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of load shedding in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of load shedding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Wendy Alberts:

    Restaurants are one place where people find comfort during load shedding.

  2. Justus Mtolera:

    The government should intervene to avoid unnecessary load shedding that affects economic activities.

  3. President Jacob Zuma:

    I have been assured by the (Eskom) Chief Executive Officer and the entire management that there will never be load-shedding again.

  4. Chief Executive Brian Molefe:

    It will have operational consequences, we will do our best to minimise the risk of load shedding, striking a balance with Eskom's already depleted balance sheet.

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