Un*load" (?), v. t. [1st pref. un- + load.]

1.

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

2.

Hence, to relieve from anything onerous.

3.

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

4.

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

5.

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

[Brokers' Cant, U. S.]

 

© Webster 1913.


Un*load", v. i.

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

 

© Webster 1913.

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