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English verb: unburden

1. unburden (possession) free or relieve (someone) of a burden


ExamplesThey unburden him of all his money


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody of something


Broader (hypernym)take

2. unburden (contact) take the burden off; remove the burden from


SamplesUnburden the donkey.


Synonymsdisburden


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody of something


Broader (hypernym)remove, take, take away, withdraw


Narrower (hyponym)lighten


Antonymsburden, burthen, weight, weight down









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