What does unload mean?

Definitions for unload
ʌnˈloʊdun·load

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unload.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. drop, drop off, set down, put down, unload, discharge(verb)

    leave or unload

    "unload the cargo"; "drop off the passengers at the hotel"

  2. unload, unlade, offload(verb)

    take the load off (a container or vehicle)

    "unload the truck"; "offload the van"

Wiktionary

  1. unload(Verb)

    To remove the load or cargo from (a vehicle, etc.).

  2. unload(Verb)

    To deposit one's load or cargo.

  3. unload(Verb)

    To give vent to or express.

  4. unload(Verb)

    To remove (something previously loaded) from memory.

  5. unload(Verb)

    To discharge or pour a liquid.

  6. unload(Verb)

    To get rid of or dispose of.

  7. unload(Verb)

    To deliver forcefully.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unload(verb)

    to take the load from; to discharge of a load or cargo; to disburden; as, to unload a ship; to unload a beast

  2. Unload(verb)

    hence, to relieve from anything onerous

  3. Unload(verb)

    to discharge or remove, as a load or a burden; as, to unload the cargo of a vessel

  4. Unload(verb)

    to draw the charge from; as, to unload a gun

  5. Unload(verb)

    to sell in large quantities, as stock; to get rid of

  6. Unload(verb)

    to perform the act of unloading anything; as, let unload now

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unload

    un-lōd′, v.t. to take the load from: to discharge: to disburden: (U.S. slang) to sell in great quantity, as risky stock, &c.—v.i. to discharge freight.—ns. Unload′er; Unload′ing.

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How to say unload in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unload in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unload in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of unload in a Sentence

  1. Carroll Moore:

    You can unload on the undead, maybe Santa Claus wasn't good to you last year.

  2. Sean Murphy:

    We breached the upper end of the trading range. People are looking to unload some longs.

  3. Ibrahim Dabbashi:

    The ship has to be forced to unload the shipment in one of the Libyan oil facilities and face legal charges.

  4. Aung Htet Myat:

    I carry baskets with stones the whole day, if there is no gravel boat to unload, I help bus drivers as an assistant.

  5. Michael Caputo:

    Attorney General Barr knew every step of the way that people are going to unload on him today, he had a role to play and he played it.

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