Definition of unload:
- Hence, to relieve from anything onerous.
- To discharge or remove, as a load or a burden; as, to unload the cargo of a vessel.
- To draw the charge from; as, to unload a gun.
- To perform the act of unloading anything; as, let unload now.
- To sell in large quantities, as stock; to get rid of.
- To take the load from; to discharge of a load or cargo; to disburden; as, to unload a ship; to unload a beast.
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- "A Peep Behind the Scenes", Mrs. O. F. Walton.
- "Out of the Primitive", Robert Ames Bennet.
- "Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France", Stanley J. Weyman.