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burdensomeness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Burdensome  \Bur"den*some\,  a. 
  Grievous  to  be  borne;  causing  uneasiness  or  fatigue; 
  oppressive. 
 
  The  debt  immense  of  endless  gratitude  So  burdensome. 
  --Milton. 
 
  Syn:  Heavy;  weighty;  cumbersome;  onerous;  grievous; 
  oppressive;  troublesome.  --  {Bur"den*some*ly},  adv  -- 
  {Bur"den*some*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  burdensomeness 
  n  :  unwelcome  burdensome  difficulty  [syn:  {onerousness},  {oppressiveness}] 




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