Load down : English Phrasal Verb : Online English Lessons

To load down somebody (or load somebody down) is to give them too much to carry. This phrasal verb is usually passive.

Examples of use:
1. The old lady was loaded down with shopping.

2. We were loaded down with suitcases at the airport.

If you are loaded down with something, such as your work or your studies, you have more than you can cope with.

Example of use:
Bob was so loaded down with work that he had to hire an assistant.

infinitive – load down

present simple – load down and loads down

-ing form – loading down

past simple – loaded down

past participle – loaded down