load down

Definitions

  • American Museum Expedition on the Red Deer River. Fossils secured along the banks were packed and loaded aboard the large scow and floated down the river to the railway station
    American Museum Expedition on the Red Deer River. Fossils secured along the banks were packed and loaded aboard the large scow and floated down the river to the railway station
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v load down load with a pack
    • ***

Quotations

  • Lena Horne
    Lena Horne
    “It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.”
  • Logan Pearsall Smith
    Logan%20Pearsall%20Smith
    “All my life, as down an abyss without a bottom. I have been pouring van loads of information into that vacancy of oblivion I call my mind.”

Usage

In literature:

All were loaded down with offerings.
"A Woman's Part in a Revolution" by Natalie Harris Hammond
Then the ice-boat, not having such a heavy load aboard, settled down on the ice again, and started to run away, or, rather, blow away.
"The Bobbsey Twins in a Great City" by Laura Lee Hope
When I had put down the load, I asked for my money, but he refused to pay me until I had given him my pack saddle.
"The Child's World" by Hetty Browne, Sarah Withers, W.K. Tate
Always when they left, they were loaded down with apples, doughnuts, caraway cakes and other toothsome things which little ones love.
"The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 1 of 2)" by Ida Husted Harper
He is to be in France soon if his health does not break down under the load she has cast upon him.
"The Tragedy of St. Helena" by Walter Runciman
Sent a whole car-load of gates down to Springfield one night!
"Bessie's Fortune" by Mary J. Holmes
They were heavily loaded, mostly with bags of flour, yet ran down the foaming waters safely.
"The Narrative of Gordon Sellar Who Emigrated to Canada in 1825" by Gordon Sellar
He got a pipe out of a drawer in his desk, loaded and lighted it, stretched his arms, and sat down in his desk chair.
"The Real Adventure" by Henry Kitchell Webster
You load our names with infamy, and shout us down.
"American Eloquence, Volume II. (of 4) Studies In American Political History (1896)" by Various
My load was more than I could bear, and again I had to lie down to avoid falling down.
"The Great Lone Land" by W. F. Butler
They loaded me down with their accoutrements to carry.
"Tramping on Life" by Harry Kemp
Did ever man carry such a load down to the grave!
"Bressant" by Julian Hawthorne
These big beasts trample down and demolish any barriers that are in their way, and pull their loads through heavy mire without the slightest effort.
"The Great Round World and What Is Going On In It, Vol. 1, No. 28, May 20, 1897" by Various
Our men were ordered to lie down and load, and yet many were killed in this position, so accurate was the fire of the Federal troops.
"Thirteen Months in the Rebel Army" by William G. Stevenson
Then loads, rams down, and fits new caps, To go and hunt for more miss-haps!
"The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood" by Thomas Hood
Every rifle was loaded and a finger was on every trigger when the second charge of Urrea swept down upon them.
"The Texan Scouts" by Joseph A. Altsheler
He slipped a little way down the lane and concealed himself behind a load of wood.
"The Lighted Way" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
Most of the wagons that passed the inn were loaded down.
"Mother Stories" by Maud Lindsay
Coal barges will be loaded at the mines and dropped down stream to the nearest railroad point.
"The River and I" by John G. Neihardt
The pagazi threw down all their loads and ran; none were killed, but they lost all.
"The Last Journals of David Livingstone, in Central Africa, from 1865 to His Death, Volume II (of 2), 1869-1873" by David Livingstone
***

In poetry:

Bowed down beneath a load of sin,
By Satan sorely pressed,
By wars without, and fears within,
I come to Thee for rest.
"The Effort" by John Newton
Through the battle of life--through its sorrow and care--
Till the mortal sink down with its load of despair,--
Till we meet at the feet of the Father and Son,
I'll love thee and cherish thee, beautiful one.
"To Sylva" by Hanford Lennox Gordon
They'll never strike a mixture that'll help me pull my load.
My gears are stripped—I cannot set my brakes.
I am entered for the finals down the timeless untimed Road
To the Maker of the makers of all makes!
"The Dying Chauffeur" by Rudyard Kipling
He whistles down the day-long road,
And, when the chilly shadows fall
And heavier hangs the weary load,
Is he down-hearted? Not at all.
'T is then he takes a light and airy
View of the tedious route to Tipperary.
"Thomas Of The Light Heart" by Sir Owen Seaman
A day hand, loaded down with logs
Walks down the street. With tranquil gaze
I look at him; : My thoughts by him
No longer saddened as before:
But there were days - I never will forget them -
Of thinking, Lord, how blessed he is! He walks!
"Elegy "A day worker, heavily laden with logs..."" by Nikolay Mikhailovich Yazykov
And Mary's cheeks was burnin' like the sunset down the lane:
I noticed she was thinkin', too, and ast her to explain.
Well--when she turned and KISSED ME, WITH HER ARMS AROUND
ME--LAW!
I'd a bigger load o' Heaven than I had a load o' straw!
"Farmer Whipple--Bachelor" by James Whitcomb Riley

In news:

You can see the crane used to hoist ibeams down, the load of steel was 2,500 pounds.
The other shows what happens when nurses are emotionally spent, loaded up, and weighed down by their work.
Corey Barczykowski was a load to take down in Alden's Far West Regional win.
Chemical and foodgrade shipments are down, but plenty of tank trailers still need to be cleaned after hauling a load.
The series features lightweight design with high-power and stable performance down to 2-ohm loads, according to the company.
Chicago's Christmas Tree donated by the Theiszmann family of Prospect Heights is cut down and loaded on truck for a trip to Daley Plaza.
My test vehicle was a 2013 Chevy Volt loaded down with $2,785 worth of options (Premium Trim Package – $1,395.
Made from a load of fresh ingredients, this one is down-home special.
Let's hope former DC Council Chairman Kwame "Fully Loaded" Brown has a nice TV, as he's about to have plenty of down time.
"It will shut down if this load is too small a load ," said Hanlin.
It couldn't have come at a worse time, as shippers from our state are poised to see record loads come down in a matter of days.
Drill down on phantom load search.
), I was mesmerized by table after table loaded with five-, six- and even seven-inch heels—all marked down.
The most impressive parts of this video to us are the trials moves on the loaded-down Trek "Y" bike.
On the afternoon of Nov 29, 2010, I was called by our local propane company and asked to bring multiple trucks to recover a loaded propane truck that slid backwards down an icy driveway and was leaning severely.
***

In science:

Neutrons, mostly cosmic-induced in the lead and steel, are slowed down and then absorbed by 25 cm of boron-loaded polyethylene.
A CsI(Tl) Scintillating Crystal Detector for the Studies of Low Energy Neutrino Interactions
When a BON is clipped the relationship between load and indegree breaks down but the balancing performance remains quite good due to the so-called “power of two choices ” in ball-bin load balancing.
Balanced Overlay Networks (BON): Decentralized Load Balancing via Self-Organized Random Networks
In Japan, numerous public obser vato ries and science museums have introduced the projection system, which can use the sof tware that 4D2U developed (ava i lab le for down load at ht tp://4d2u.nao.ac.jp/htm l/ program/mitaka/index_E.html).
AstroSim: Collaborative Visualization of an Astrophysics Simulation in Second Life
The results of our second parameter variation study are presented in figure 7, showing the influence of the operator response time ∆tr d on the EENS broken down into the different outage causes for the system loading level L=1.37.
Reliability Analysis of Electric Power Systems Using an Object-oriented Hybrid Modeling Approach
STB node pulled down to GND by NMOS access transistor, and therefore the drive transistor will be OFF, and ST node will be floated and then pulled up to voltage of BL (VDD) by leakage current (most of this current is sub-threshold current) of PMOS access transistor, and thus load transistor will be OFF.
Design and modelling of different SRAM's based on CNTFET 32nm technology
The generator of partonic events for pp → ˜t1 ˜t1h can be created by using the package CompHEP and may be down-loaded at this http address .
The Higgs Working Group: Summary Report
The main facet of load balancing in an HA product includes decisions about the node to which services should be failed over if the node on which these were running goes down.
Cluster Computing White Paper
The issue of load balancing on a quiescent cluster (where the nodes are in steady state, some up and others down) is similar to that on a non-HA cluster with resource constraints.
Cluster Computing White Paper
The pseudoplastic deformation δ l ≈ 1% was produced in the ribbon by cooling down though the martensitic transformation temperature under an external load.
Imprinting bias stress in functional composites
The flow slows down then to about 16 km s−1 being loaded with the newly re-inserted matter with zero initial momentum.
The Steady State Wind Model for Young Stellar Clusters with an Exponential Stellar Density Distribution
It is important to keep in mind that since Ωhalo >∼ 0.1, one requires Ωχh2 >∼ 0.05 to get the “full load” of LSPs, otherwise the neutralino halo density should be scaled down.
A survey of phenomenological constraints on supergravity models
The main panel voltage will be stepped down with localized transformers to supply 120 volts power panels (with surge suppression as may be required) to serve computer loads, ancillary 120 loads and convenience receptacles.
Reference Design Project Book: NUSEL-Homestake
The emergency panel voltage will be stepped down with localized transformers to supply 120 volts power panels (with surge suppression as may be required) to serve critical or life safety loads.
Reference Design Project Book: NUSEL-Homestake
When k = 2, this model is equivalent to a system of 2N + 2 rows, loaded by ±∆ from top and bottom, with a symmetric crack running down the middle, with extension at cracking of the springs that bridge the middle being 2ǫ.
Steady-State Cracks in Viscoelastic Lattice Models II
***