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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.


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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