burthen
archaic variant of burden

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Burthen — Bur then, n. & v. t. See {Burden}. [Archaic] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • burthen — see BURDEN (Cf. burden) …   Etymology dictionary

  • burthen — [bʉr′thən] n., vt. Archaic BURDEN1 …   English World dictionary

  • burthen — archaic var. of BURDEN n. 4. * * * burthen etc.: see burden n …   Useful english dictionary

  • burthen — burthensome, adj. /berr dheuhn/, n., v.t. Archaic. burden1. * * * …   Universalium

  • burthen — bur|then [ˈbə:ðən US ˈbə:r ] n literary a ↑burden …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • burthen — sb. HD. 807 …   Oldest English Words

  • burthen — n. burden; weight v. burden; weight down with a load …   English contemporary dictionary

  • burthen — noun archaic form of burden. Derivatives burthensome adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • burthen — n. See burden …   New dictionary of synonyms

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